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Hiv And Minocycline

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Alot of news recently of minocyclines anti hiv benefits

Was on minocycline for many years for acne, but have recently been switched to Doryx or doxycycline. My question is, are the two drugs close enough for me to still retain the anti hiv benefits? Its said the anti inflamation of the drug some how...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Minocycline may have some beneficial effects for HIV related brain problems but data is scant at this point in our knowledge. It does have Read more »

minocycline and haart?

What is your take on adding minocycline to haart therapy auchas Atripla? I recently read a new... Read more »

Brain problems

Hi Dr Henry,Following the chain relating to my initial 'brain problems' email. I'm still having... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Minocycline Shown to Have Protection for the Brain Against HIV

...Chicago. He serves as medical consultant for Positively Aware and serves on the HIV Medical Issues Committee for the Illinois AIDS Drug Assistance Program, the Board of Directors for the AIDS Foundation of Chicago and the Editorial Board of... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV and the Brain

...small study to be beneficial in improving cognitive ability and potentially protecting brain cells. There are other studies with minocycline, coenzyme Q10, and creatinine in development. Help for Memory Problems Whether you have memory... Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...Women Pregnancy and HIV In Conclusion A Look at the Numbers Over 25 years have passed since the first diagnosis of AIDS in America.While there were a handful of women among the first cases, AIDS was thought toprimarily affect gay... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

How to Spot HIV/AIDS Fraud

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Teeth Sensitivity

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...but who knows. Lately I've been having teeth sensitivity and am wondering if it could be hiv??? I have been taking doxyciline/minocycline post surgery and wondering if it could be that instead. should I take another test or find an Hiv... Read more »

Was concerned now concerned again

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...negative. Had eye surgery on friday. doc said today I have swelling in my eye and it could be a bacterial infection. Gave me Minocycline and i am also using the drops I was given post surgery. i am really down now cause i think that I could be a... Read more »

Workplace issues and HIV/AIDS

Posted by ScotCharles
... Check out this link for workplace issues with HIV/AIDS. It is very thorough. Read more »

HIV/AIDS Blogging/Blogs

Posted by DaveyBoy, 2 Replies
...Blog is online (web based) journal or small blurbs people can read or comment. My HIV/AIDS blog is on Other POZ blogz on Read more »