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Hiv And Botox

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HIV Medication and Botox

Hello, i have been on truvada and stocrin for the past 7 years and planning for botox injection due to cosmetic reason. Can i have botox while taking HAART?Thank you for your help....
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
Hello, thanks for posting. There is no problem using Botox while on HAART. It works locally in the muscles injected and does not interact with antiretroviral medications.... Read more »

Is Botox safe with HIV?

Are there any issues or complications with being HIV Positive and getting Botox? Tired of looking... Read more »

Botox?

I am considering facial botox injections. Is my hiv+ status a problem?... Read more »
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CDC National Prevention Information Network

Washington, D.C.: Why Whitman-Walker Health Is Offering Botox to HIV Patients

This article was reported by the Washington Business Journal . The Washington Business Journal reported that Washington D.C.'s Whitman-Walker Health, a health center that specializes in HIV care, recently began offering Botox and Juvederm to... Read more »
Black AIDS Institute

Q&A: Dr. Joseph Gathe, HIV-Treatment Specialist

More than 10,000 HIV-positive people nationwide have learned their serostatus since 2007 because of a routine-testing project to increase testing and HIV knowledge in the Black community, funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

One-On-One With Alexandra Billings

Should I call you Alex, or Alexandra -- which do you prefer? Oh, please, call me Alex -- Alexandra has way too many syllables in it. And can I ask how old you are, and how long you've been HIV-positive? Sure, you can ask. Can... Read more »
Body Positive

As Easy as ESAP

Jack is a person living with AIDS in Brooklyn. He was diagnosed with wasting syndrome, and his doctor prescribed testosterone injections. When going to visit his sister in Buffalo, however, he was in such a rush to get to the airport on time that he... Read more »
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Superficial Question

Posted by Anonymous
I realize taht many will feel this question is ridiculous and superficial but, the way I look at is, just because I am hiv+ doesn't mean I have to stop caring about my looks.

So teh question is, does anyone know if there are any special precautions... Read more »

que posibilidades tengo de haberme infectado?

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
Hola a todos, y antes de nada a lo mejor es una locura mia, pero ayer tuve una discursion fuerte con mis padre y al salir a la calle pegue un puetazo a una caja de carton con la mano... me hice 3 heridas pequeas y sangre un poco.
que posibilidades... Read more »

ME CASARE 4(espero y recuerden mis anteriores pos)

Posted by manolin, 5 Replies
este es mi infierno dia tras dia que pasa me siento mas deprimido, es dificil entender por que la mente humana es asi pero no lo puedo xcontrolar como muchos de ustedes saben o me recuerdadn hace tiempo les conte mi historia me casare pronto, pero... Read more »

ME DUELE MUCHO EL ESTOMAGO

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
HOLA YA LLEVO 10 DIAS DE EL CONTACTO DE RIESGO SOY EL QUE LE AGARRARON EL PENE EN UN BANO PUBLICO Y ME HA ESTADO DOLIENDO EL ESTOMAGO PERO NO TENGO DEARREA TENGO MUCHO MIEDO EL PANICO ME ESTA MATANDO. Read more »