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Is It Safe To Be Pregnant With Hiv

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6months pregnant, diagnosed HIV,is it safe for my baby?

Hi Doc, six months pregnant,and diagnosed HIV,is it safe to take Tribuss?I've checked the forum and do not see this particular question,thank you....
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Good questions. Tribuss (Atripla in US) is an excellent HIV treatment. It is not recommended for use early in pregnancy. There has been some softening of concern about its use late in pregnancy (ie 3rd trimester) with lingering concern about... Read more »

Wife HIV+ and Pregnant, Man Not: Are man &child safe?

Dear Sir, If one's spouse have HIV+ [as indicated by a serology screening] and the husband... Read more »

Is it safe to get pregnant??

I had an exposure 6 months ago and have tested negative on the Elisa every month up to week 25. I... Read more »
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The Well Project

Getting Pregnant: HIV-Positive Woman and HIV-Positive Man (Seroconcordant)

There are several different options for reducing the chances of passing on HIV while trying to get pregnant. If you are an HIV+ woman and an HIV+ man seeking information on getting pregnant, the options below will help you understand what might be... Read more »
The Well Project

Getting Pregnant: HIV-Positive Man and HIV-Negative Woman (Serodiscordant)

There are several different options for reducing the chances of passing on HIV while trying to get pregnant. If you are an HIV+ man and an HIV-negative woman seeking information on getting pregnant, the options below will help you understand what... Read more »
The Well Project

Getting Pregnant: HIV-Positive Single Woman or HIV-Positive Woman in Same-Sex Relationship (Serodiscordant or Seroconcordant)

There are several different options for reducing the chances of passing on HIV while trying to get pregnant. If you are an HIV+ single woman or an HIV+ woman in a same-sex relationship seeking information on getting pregnant, the options below will... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Raltegravir Safe During Pregnancy

Pregnant women with HIV can safely use raltegravir with no need for dose adjustment to account for changes in body size or blood volume, according to a study reported at ICAAC (abstract H-1668a). Researchers looked at raltegravir pharmacokinetics... Read more »
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Getting Pregnant Hiv +/- couple

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
I am a HIV + woman engaged to a HIV - man. We want to have a baby. What are the options on getting pregnant?? Is artificial insemination the only way?? I read on this website that it's possible to "do it yourself", insert the mans sperm in the... Read more »

Am I being safe?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
My girlfriend and I both got HIV test which were negative and we haven't been with anyone for a few months. She wants to stop using condoms since the latex makes her uncomfortable and I enjoy sex a bit better without one. I definitely trust her... Read more »

Safe or wait?

Posted by littlehobbit85, 1 Reply
My boyfriend let me know that he may have recently contracted HIV. I'm currently a little over 6 months pregnant with our child, and haven't had the opportunity to see him for a very long time. I've been researching as much as I can to find out... Read more »

Getting pregnant with + husband

Posted by Jen1, 3 Replies
Hey everyone,

I was hoping that maybe some of you can help me. I am married to a man who is HIV+ we have been married for 5 years. I am negative. We have wanted to have a child for a long time now, but we are not getting much support from the... Read more »