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Is There Any Problem With Taking Deca Durabolin While On HIV Meds

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Deca Durabolin Availability

http://www.aids.org/atn/a-381-03.htmlThis might explain why the other guy was told that Deca was no longer available, but I think the supply problem has been solved since then....
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

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

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Thanks for the clarification. Yes, it is available at any pharmacy. If they tell you it isn't, tell them to cal Watson Pharmaceuticals directly. If you do not have insurance or your insurance will not cover it, your best bet is buying it from... Read more »

Sustanon 250 and Deca-Durabolin 50

Hi There,I am a 30yo male in Australia. Been living with HIV for two years, VL undetectable,... Read more »

Depo Testosterone and Deca-Durabolin Combo

Hello from Texas! I looked and did not see a question like this so I hope I am not asking a... Read more »
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AIDS Treatment News

Nandrolone (Deca Durabolin) Disappears in U.S., Generic May Return in July

In late May or early June treatment activists learned that theonly version of nandrolone currently available in the U.S. (brandname Deca Durabolin) was being discontinued. Soon we startedhearing from patients whose pharmacies told them they could... Read more »
Gay Men's Health Crisis

Treatment for HIV Wasting Withdrawn

Organon International of West Orange, New Jersey, the only U.S. maker of Deca Durabolin (nandrolone decanoate), an injectable anabolic steroid used by many HIV-positive people to combat AIDS-associated weight loss, has decided to cease marketing the... Read more »
TheBody.com

Thinning Bones a Growing Problem Among People With HIV; HIV and HIV Meds Appear to Be Culprits

Bone problems have quietly emerged as a major health issue for people with HIV, and HIV meds may be at least partly to blame, according to recent research. The findings add to a growing body of evidence that suggest HIV health care providers and the... Read more »
The Center for AIDS

Good Antidepressant Pill-Taking Linked to Better Antiretroviral Pill-Taking

In a study of U.S. veterans with HIV infection and depression, people who took antidepressant drugs according to schedule (good adherence) also took their antiretrovirals according to schedule most of the time. 1 This finding is important because... Read more »
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taking hiv meds to Russia and Eastern Europe

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

22 poz..stopped taking meds/not disclosing status

Posted by Anonymous, 16 Replies
i was diagnosed hiv+ december 2003. i had an insane viral load of over a million. my initial cd4 was 280. i began taking medication and within 2 months i gained back the 50 pounds of weight i lost and became healthier than ive ever been before. i... Read more »

When does a person start taking ARV meds?

Posted by Carrie, 5 Replies
My boyfriends CD4 count is over 1100 and his Viral count is under 400. From my own researching, this appears to still be ok (considering the circumstances of course). He said though that today at the dr they want to start him on antiretroviral... Read more »

CONSTIPATION ISSUES ON MEDS TAKING

Posted by Jet, 3 Replies
Recently a toxoplasma infection got me admitted to the hospital and the test result of my blood came HIV+.(First time with a CD4 COF 130.oN MY DISCHARGE DAY,i was pricribed Adiazine,daraprim,Losec,leucovorin and dexametozone which till now is... Read more »