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over the counter testosterone

hey nelson i was thinking of taking t-bombII 168tabs from MHP. been poz now for 3 years u/d viral load and cd4 in the high 400's i am 39years old and a bodybuilder and i take atripla. not sure what my test levels are but i wanted to ask do you think...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

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

Program for Wellness Restoration
...announcement on this column.Let me know if you need any more information about gels, injections, etc after you receive your blood test results.You can increase lean body mass and stregth with 5 grams a day of creatine monohydrate, which is cheap... Read more »

Lack of desire sexually, but testosterone normal

Dr Dr Franscino, I am very healthy, but hiv postivie for many years.(Am 40 yrs old and in very good... Read more »

testosterone levels

what levels of testosterone are normal for a 46yr old man with HIV. could u tell me the diffrerence... Read more »
AIDS Community Research Initiative of America

Treatment Issues for Women

...quality of life. Without follow-up, important hormone problems (and solutions) can be missed. You may want to consider an initial blood test to measure your hormone levels. This is not usually part of routine care and can be expensive. But an... Read more »
AIDS Survival Project

Is Your Testosterone Level "Normal?"

...women. It is produced primarily in the testes of men and in the ovaries in females. A testosterone level check is a routine blood test that your doctor can order. Insurance will almost always cover it, but the biggest difficulty seems to be... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Blood Sugar and Fats

...information on normal laboratory values, see Fact Sheet 120 . Side Effects of Antiretroviral Medications (ARVs)? Standard blood tests measure blood sugar (glucose) but not blood fats. People with HIV are testing their blood sugar and blood... Read more »
The Well Project

Hyperlipidemia and HIV/AIDS: High Cholesterol and Triglycerides

...risk of heartdisease. Your health care provider can tell you if you have high cholesterol ortriglycerides by doing a simple blood test called a fasting lipid profile. Thiswill measure total cholesterol, HDL, LDL, and triglycerides. (You should... Read more »
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thorough blood test

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...bladder infection. He prescribed me some antibiotics, but upon my persistence and anxiety, he agreed to do a complete and thorough blood test. I was called back a few weeks later saying that my levels of bilirubin (from liver) were a little... Read more »

can a hematology blood test detect hiv?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...can a hematology blood test detect if you have hiv??? even though it isnt specifically for HIV like the ELISA??? pls answer Read more »

HIV in routine Blood Tests?

Posted by Hifb, 2 Replies
...unknown HIV status about three years ago- Since then I have donated blood (about 3 months after the encounter) and had several blood tests, one for mono and two during emergency room visits(At 3 months, and in the last year). I have no symptoms.... Read more »

blood tests

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I have never been tested for HIV. But Ihave taken several other blood tests which have came out great, including a white blood cell test. Is there still a possibility that I could be positive? Read more »