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Herbal Supplements And Hiv Meds

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Hiv Meds and Herbal Supplements

Hi,Are there any interactions between truvada,isentress andResveratrol and Pomegrante supplements.Thank you...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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Hi and thanks for posting.I don't believe that there are any significant drug-drug/supplement interactions with your list.BY... Read more »

CoQ10 and a question on herbal supplements embedded in regular multi vitamins

Doctor,I am taking a course of PeP to avoid infection. I am midway done. I have two questions for... Read more »

Sexual Dysfunction & Herbal Supplements...

Hello. I am a 43 year old male. I am currently taking the study drug GW433908, Lamivudine, &... Read more »
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U.S. National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine

Herbal Supplements: Consider Safety, Too

Introduction For More Information Introduction Herbal supplements are a type of dietary supplement that contains herbs, either singly or in mixtures. An herb (also called a botanical) is a plant or plant part used for its scent, flavor,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

South Africa: HIV "Cure" on Our Web Site Not a Problem -- African National Congress

Advertisements for an herbal supplement for HIV/AIDS patients have been running on the bottom of the Web site for the African National Congress Party's Youth League. However, ANC representatives say they outsourced the advertising and that site... Read more »
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FAQs About HIV and Nutrition, Exercise and Supplements

Don't see your question? Ask it in our Nutrition and Exercise forum ! Nutrition | Exercise and Body Image | Supplements Nutrition CD4 count and weight dropping: Any cause for concern? Do the antioxidants in black or green tea interact with... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Herbal Therapies Used by People Living With HIV: Spirulina

Spirulina ( Arthrospira platensis ) is a type of blue-green algae harvested from lakes and oceans or grown in controlled ponds and tanks. It contains a variety of vitamins and nutrients and is often taken as a nutritional supplement. It's also a... Read more »
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Pre-med vitamins and nutritional supplements

Posted by DC23, 5 Replies
Hello,
I'm newly positive, and I don't yet require any meds. (My viral load is low, and my T-cells are high.) I was wondering if anyone had any advice on preventative measures to take now that I'm early in my HIV infection. Does anyone recommend... Read more »

Tahitian Noni (Herbal juice) and Atripla

Posted by dmdprman
Doctor told me to stop drinking Tahitian Noni juice. I have 3 boxes full of it. Super expensive drink. What to do? does anyone else take herbal drinks or meds while taking meds for HIV at the same time? What have you heard? Read more »

Vitamins and supplements

Posted by Blixer, 6 Replies
Does anyone have recommendations for a recommended daily vitamin and supplement routine. I've done some searches but haven't found anything that is greatly helpful. I've never been one to take a daily vitamin but now I'm thinking that anything I can... Read more »

Red Grapes, Protein Supplements & Noni Juice

Posted by Choosing2Liv, 3 Replies
Recently, a guy who's been infected for almost four years and is healthy as an ox gave me this advice: "...pay attention to things that can boost your immune system..such as red grapes, Noni juice, protein supplements, etc."

Is there any truth to... Read more »