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Hiv And Blood Pressure

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Blood Pressure Meds and HIV Meds -- Not a good mix

I'm in a medication rut. I've failed nearly every class of medications for blood pressure out there; some due to side effects (metabolic reactions with HIV meds, that were never known at the time), and the rest due to my body being hypersensitive...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Blood pressure control can be challenging even in the general population. In many cases low (better tolerated) doses of 2-3 classes of BP meds Read more »

Hiv meds and high blood pressure meds

Which high blood pressure meds works best with hiv meds?I am presently taking Kaletra, Viread, and... Read more »

HIV meds & high blood pressure

Dr. Henry,I was reading a question you answered regarding HIV meds, salty saliva, & high blood... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

News Outlets Report on Growing Pressure on Chinese Government to Acknowledge How Blood Transfusions, Donations in 1990s Contributed to Spread of HIV/AIDS in China

... The Los Angeles Times examines the factors that contributed to the spread of HIV/AIDS among people living in China who donated blood and received blood transfusions at government-run hospitals in the 1990s. According Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Texas: Free Tests to Be Offered at Area Event

... Free screenings for HIV, blood pressure, diabetes and cholesterol will be offered Tuesday at a National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day commemoration at East Saint Paul Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

National Latino AIDS Awareness Day Events in Indiana

... Events in the Fort Wayne area marking the third annual National Latino AIDS Awareness Day, Oct. 15, will include free HIV, blood pressure, diabetes and cholesterol screenings. The Saturday screening is scheduled for 1-3 p.m., at the Center for... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Florida: Health Expo Offers Free Screenings

...Expo at the Miami-Dade County Fair and Expo Center's E. Darwin Fuchs Pavilion from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free screenings for HIV, blood pressure, blood sugar, cardiovascular disease and cholesterol will be available. The fairgrounds are located at... Read more »
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Stay Strong Stay Strong -you may be negative.

Posted by magnum, 1 Reply
...advanced hiv. I have been afraid to go to the dentist becuase I dont want to find out my tooth decay is due to hiv. I have high blood pressure, but have not been to a doctor because I was afraid of the blood tests. I looked at all the... Read more »

penile problems...

Posted by dcgbowler, 2 Replies
...I am having problems with keeping an erection. I also have high blood pressure and diabetes along with HIV. Is there anyone else who can advise me on what to do? Read more »

HIV and TIA's or mini strokes

Posted by gatorboy, 1 Reply
...I am 50 y/r and have no heart or blood pressure problems and after living with aids for 17 years I had a TIA (mini stroke) previously this year. Does anyone know of any HIV medications Read more »

Military

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...information on this matter. 1. All active duty members complete a "short form" physical every six months. This includes TB, HIV, BLOOD PRESSURE, PULSE, BODY WEIGHT,and TEMP only. 2. All active duty members complete a "long form" physical once... Read more »