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Injectable Hiv Medications

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Interactions between carnitine and HIV medications.

Hi Dr:i read your reply: there are no known interactions between carnitine and HIV medications. I am taking combibir and stocrin so i can take the L carnitine injection?
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

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

Program for Wellness Restoration
why would you take carnitine in injection unless you have a specific disorder that requires that route of administration?nelson Read more »

Injectable HAART

Realistically, how close are they to making these drugs injectable instead of taking pills? Are... Read more »

syphilis, one or three injections?

I was recently diagnosed with having secondary syphilis, I am hiv+, not taking medication, and t... Read more »
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The Body

The Essential Facts About Injections

... Introduction Thousands of HIVers already inject drugs such as Pegasys, Serostim and anabolic steroids. Fuzeon is an injectable medication that must be taken twice a day, morning and evening. While Fuzeon is the first anti-HIV drug that is... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Reducing the Risk of Getting HIV From Injection Drug Use

What Is the Risk? How Can Transmission Be Prevented? Injection Drugs & Hepatitis Needle Exchange Programs Drugs, Sex and HIV Transmission What Is the Risk? It is well documented that people who share ... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Drug Use and HIV

...adjust the dosage of methadone in some cases. See the Fact Sheets for each of the medications you are taking, and discuss your HIV medications with your methadone counselor and your HIV health care provider. The Bottom Line Drug use is a... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Enfuvirtide (Fuzeon)

...your doctor should consider your CD4-cell count, your viral load, any symptoms you are having, and your attitude about taking HIV medications. Fact Sheet 404 has more information about guidelines for the use of antiviral medications.... Read more »
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GETTING INJECTED WITH A CONTAMINATED NEEDLE . HELP

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I went to donate blood on may 9. They had only 2 nurses and a receptionist at the front desk. Since there were 2 people before that were donating already, and only 2 nurses, the receptionist took my temperature, blood pressure and pulse and also... Read more »

1.1 Million American living with HIV/AIDS

Posted by Florida69, 2 Replies
...data, show the population living with HIV is growing as people become newly infected and as more patients survive thanks to HIV drugs. The report also suggests that past estimates that more than 1 million Americans were living with HIV... Read more »

traveling with HIV

Posted by joyfull, 1 Reply
Hi, I'm 25 years old, living in Israel, discovered HIV positive 5 years ago and still holding on I have recenly finished my law degree and after years of intense studies and coping with HIV I want to make true a dream I held on to a few years of... Read more »

injection of hiv from hiv positive person

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I was at a party injecting drugs. I shared the needle with 2 other people. Later i found out that the guy i shared the needle with was hiv positive. I know i have to get tested. Is it 100% chance that i am infected since his hiv blood went... Read more »