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High Testosterone And Serotonin Deficiency

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The Well Project

Women, Depression and HIV/AIDS

...medications for depression. Many of the popular kinds of antidepressant and anti-anxiety drugs can interact with some HIV medications. Generally, the safest class of antidepressants for use with HIV medications is selective serotonin re-uptake inhibitors (SSRI's) such as Prozac, Zoloft, and Paxil. Popular herbal preparations used for depression that include St. Johns wort should not be taken with some HIV medications. Meditation, massage,...
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testosterone and high hemoglobin

My husband was diagnosed with testicular cancer 4 years ago, he had one testicle removed. About 1 year ago he started a testosterone regimen, starting with gels and now injections. He has his levels checked every three months all fine until...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Program for Wellness Restoration
It is unfortunate that he was told to stop testosterone. In a small group of man, testosterone can increase red blood cells and hemoglobin, which can increase the viscosity of the blood and put someone at risk of cardiovascular events. ... Read more »

testosterone and high hemoglobin

My husband was diagnosed with testicular cancer 4 years ago, he had one testicle removed. About 1 year ago he started a testosterone regimen, starting with gels and now injections. He has his levels checked every three months all fine until...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,This is an HIV/AIDS information Web site. You and your husband should discuss this problem with your husband's physician.Dr. Bob Read more »

testosterone and hair loss??

Hello, I was taking terrestris tribulus supplement for muscle growth. Days after stopping a 30 day cycle, i lost most of my hair. I went to a dermatologist and he says it wasn't the supplement the made me loose my hair but that it was the fact that...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Program for Wellness Restoration
Tribulus is a scam and it does not increase testosterone. Testosterone related hair loss is caused by high concentrations of dehydrotestosterone (DHT), a metabolite of testosterone. Some men have more testosterone conversion into DHT than others.... Read more »

serotonin

Thank you so much for your previous help. I just have another question reguarding Platelets and there relationship with Serotonin. I found this statemnt at AIDSMEDS.COM I am wondering is it true and can low platelets effect my mood and sleep...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...To my knowledge the serotonin/L-tryptophan qualities of platelets (which can be high, normal or low in HIV+ patients) generally don't impact mood/sleep cycles Read more »
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Depression and HIV

...treatment. Protease inhibitors have many interactions with antidepressants. The most common anti-depressants used are Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors, called SSRIs . They can cause loss of sexual desire and function, lack of appetite,... Read more »
The Well Project

Hyperlipidemia and HIV/AIDS: High Cholesterol and Triglycerides

Table of Contents Introduction Hyperlipidemia and HIV How to Know if you Have Hyperlipidemia Foods That Affect Cholesterol and Triglyceride Levels Exercise and Hyperlipidemia Drugs for Hyperlipidemia HIV Drugs and... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Frequently Asked Questions About Crystal Methamphetamine

..."psychostimulant" that increases the amount of at least three important brain chemicals called neurotransmitters: dopamine, serotonin and norepinephrine. As a result, methamphetamine can elevate your mood, induce euphoria, increase alertness,... Read more »
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Chemistry Panel

Chemistry (Chem) Screen The Electrolytes Kidney Function Tests Liver Function Tests Other Blood Chemistry Tests For More Information Chemistry (Chem) Screen A large part of your laboratory report is results of the chemistry... Read more »
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Two weeks down and a life time to live

Posted by trulife, 2 Replies
Well folks...it's the end of two weeks on Atripla and so far things are going well. Side effects have been limited and are now subsiding. My biggest problem so far is swallowing the pill. I have always had trouble swallowing pills...go figure...a... Read more »

Hiding behind HIV

Posted by Magnet, 4 Replies
I write this question in the hope of gaining insight from both HIV positive gay men as well negative men in "magnetic partnerships". I only now discovered this term "magnetic", as it relates to my life! It can no longer be a twist of fate that my... Read more »

Nandrolone Decanoate/Testosterone/Oxandrin

Posted by ktp2008, 1 Reply
Since Watson no longer makes Deca-Durabolin, If anyone is looking for a reliable and good compounding pharmacy that has Nandrolone Decanoate, Testosterone Cypionate, and Oxandrin at affordable prices, call New Life Pharmacy in Boca Raton, FL and ask... Read more »

Nandrolone Decanoate/Testosterone/Oxandrin

Posted by ktp2008
Since Watson no longer makes Deca-Durabolin, If anyone is looking for a good reliable compounding pharmacy that has Nandrolone Decanoate, Testosterone Cypionate, and Oxandrin at affordable prices, call New Life Pharmacy in Boca Raton, FL and ask... Read more »