Is Creatine Safe Take With Hiv Meds

Here's a taste of what has to offer on this topic:
Ask the Experts

creatine, protein supplements and hiv meds

I saw that you've responded to queries about specific meds and creatine interaction, but are there any HIV meds at all that should not be mixed with creatine? Is there any interaction risk of HIV mes with protein supplements as well?
Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

Response from Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

New York University, School of Medicine
...there is any information about that. However, generally speaking there should not be any issues with a simple compound like creatine, if it is pure, with HIVmeds. DTD Read more »

HIV and vitamins

Hi i contracted hiv about a year ago...and im currently on viral load is... Read more »

Supplementation while on Meds

Hi I have been + for 4 years now workout regularly have built some of the muscle back that I lost.... Read more »
The Body

Questions and Answers Related to HIV/AIDS

...frequently asked questions pages -- you can e-mail your questions to's team of HIV/AIDS experts ! Taking HIVMeds and Other Health Issues | Sexual Risk and HIV Transmission | Insurance and Legal Issues | Anal Cancers, HPV... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network


...blood cell count (neutropenia), low platelets, and elevated liver enzyme levels. May cause elevated levels of a muscle enzyme (creatine kinase) on blood tests. Contact your health care provider if you experience unexplained muscle pain,... 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 Time; Read more »
The Body

What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

... When it comes to the symptoms of HIV/AIDS, there are three major points to keep in mind: There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of advanced Read more »
Connect With Others

hiv & working out/bodybuilding

Posted by windycitypozdude, 2 Replies
...? protein shake each morning and evening, usually combined with orange juice or milk, some sort of fruit, and a teaspoon of creatine ? 5 grams of l-glutamine daily in the form of 10 chewable tablets ~~~ my workout routine is pretty simple: ? a... Read more »

taking hiv meds to Russia and Eastern Europe

Posted by Anonymous
...and Eastern Europe this summer. I'm concerned that I might have a problem going through customs in these countries if my HIVmeds are spotted. Has anyone taken their HIVmeds to these countries? What happened? Any advice? Thanks! Read more »

can you live a normal life without meds if ur HIV+

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...can you live a normal life without medicines if your HIV+??? How long can live without these medicines? Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...8 years POZ now, super healthy and still on my first meds Combivir and Viramune. I've recently lost a lot of weight and drastically changed diet habits. I was a horrible couch potato Read more »
Related Topics