Hiv And Aloe Vera

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Aloe Vera, other exotic herbs and HIV

I am an HIV+ man and was reading about the benefits of Aloe Vera. I've read that it helps with the boost of the immune system and also the digestive tract. I take reyataz, truvada, and norvir contact and find that i have diarrhea more than I'd...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

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

Program for Wellness Restoration
... We used to use Aloe Vera in the 90's when we had no options to treat HIV besides nucleosides. It caused us to have diarrhea and GI upset and we saw no Read more »

Using Vitamins and Dietary Supplements with my HIV treatment

After being recently diagnosed with HIV my doctor and I decided to start treatment since my numbers... Read more »

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i have heard recently that the aloe vera plant can treat people with hiv and aid weight gain and... Read more »
Articles
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Herbal Therapies Used by People Living With HIV: Aloe Vera

... Aloe vera is a tropical plant grown in many homes. The jelly-like substance found in the leaves is used to treat minor burns and cuts. Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

A Practical Guide to Herbal Therapies for People Living With HIV

...Allergic Reactions and Other General Cautions Herb-Drug Interactions Herbal Therapies Used by People Living With HIVAloe Vera Andrographis Ashwagandha Astragalus Atractylodes Cat's Claw Echinacea Elder Garlic Ginger ... Read more »
AIDS Treatment News

Nutrition and HIV Infection: Experience in Zimbabwe -- Interview with Lynde Francis

...all fat. We mostly use locally available treatments in Africa, because usually we don't have access to drugs. For example, aloe vera is wonderful for herpes sores; slit the leaves open, and the gel inside, when applied to sores and itching of... Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...than womenstill have HIV in the US, women are catching up. In some countries, HIV+ womenoutnumber HIV+ men. The proportion of HIV/AIDS cases among women has more than tripled from 8percent in 1985 to an alarming 27 percent in 2008. That means... Read more »
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