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Hiv Seizures

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HIV / Seizure Medication Interactions ?

I will be resuming HIV meds soon after taking a 6 year drug holiday. My counts are currently at t4 = 240, % = 9% and Viral Load = 1,800 . My physician suggests starting me on a combination of Tenofovir (Viread), Kaletra, and Sustiva. I currently...
Brian Conway, M.D.

Response from Brian Conway, M.D.

University of British Columbia
There may be an interaction of the Valptoate with the Lopinavir, but it is often not clinically significant. In many cases, we have switched patients from another seizure medication such as Dilantin to Valproate to avoid significant interactions,... Read more »

HIV / Seizure Medication Interactions ?

I will be resuming HIV meds soon after taking a 6 year drug holiday. My counts are currently at t4... Read more »

Anti-Seizure Medication and HIV

Thank you for being there for me. I was diagnosed with HIV a year ago and my numbers have been... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

How to Spot HIV/AIDS Fraud

... What Is HIV/AIDS Fraud? Warning Signs of an HIV Fraud Common Sense About Unproven Treatments Questions You Should Ask Take Your Read more »
The Well Project

Bone Disease and HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents The Importance of Healthy Bones Bone Disease and HIV Risk Factors How to Know If You Have Bone Problems Diet and Healthy Bones Exercise and Healthy Bones Drugs to Treat Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

2009 H1N1 Flu (Swine Flu) and You

...metabolic disorders and mitochondrial disorders) Weakened immune system due to disease or medication (such as people with HIV or AIDS , or cancer , or those on chronic steroids) People younger than 19 years of age who are receiving... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

India, Brazil Launch Trade Dispute Against EU, Netherlands Over Seizures of Generic Drugs

...which Dutch customs seized drugs sent from India to Brazil, "including treatments for blood pressure, cardiological conditions, HIV/AIDS, schizophrenia and dementia" in 2008 and 2009. Brazil's WTO ambassador, Roberto Azevedo "said the case was... Read more »
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HIV side effects? (heart attacks & seizures)

Posted by Carrie, 1 Reply
...(he's not exactally sure). We are both aware that his previous using caused damage, but I'm really getting concerned that his HIV status is kind of in like a faster process. He was diagnosed this past summer and his numbers are undetectable (from... Read more »


Posted by bura, 3 Replies
As per the title, is there really such a thing? Read more »

aids related dimentia..

Posted by AIDS2HIV, 1 Reply
...a common anticonvulsant drug improved cognitive function and appeared to restore nerve cells in the brains of patients with HIV-related dementia. The results of the Phase I clinical trial are published in the March issue of the scientific journal... Read more »

HIV+ and Encephalitis of the Brain

Posted by malias90, 1 Reply
...specifically abnormal spinal fluid (abundance of white blood cells), EEG irregularities (2nd seizure happened during EEG) and being HIV+. I have no memory of my past and my recall abilites have been severly affected. My doctors 'hope' is that the... Read more »