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Low Libido And Hypogonadism

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why do i feel tired and low?

dear sir/madam i have started medication for hiv as my cd 4 count was under 200 and vl 40 .000 now im taking darunavir 900mg and norvir 100mg once a day i ve been undetectable for past 4 months but since i started treatment i feel very tired and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...are taking more than boosted Prezista (darunavir plus ritonavir), as the era of monotherapy is long gone.Fatigue coupled with loss of libido could suggest hypogonadism (low testosterone levels). This is quite common in we virally enhanced dudes.... Read more »

HIV/Low T/Permanent ED

Dear Dr Robert(also a great Beatles song)I have HIV for 4 and a half years and have also been... Read more »

Hypogonadism

About how long after infection would Hypogonadism become an issue?Thanks for your time! Read more »
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Johns Hopkins AIDS Service

Treatment of Hypogonadism in Men with HIV Infection

...have less specific complaints. Symptoms may be particularly difficult to notice in patients with AIDS. Complaints may include decreased libido, erectile function, fatigue, depression, decreased frequency of shaving, and decreased bone density.... Read more »
The Body PRO

The Prevalence of Hypogonadism in HIV-Infected Patients Receiving HAART

... The prevalence of hypogonadism in HIV-infected patients receiving HAART (Poster Presentation TuPeB3180) Authored by M. Desyatnik, A. Baaj, A. Fisher (United Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Frequently Asked Questions About Crystal Methamphetamine

How can I find an agency near me that provides information and services to gay and other men who have sex with men, who use methamphetamine? What is methamphetamine? What are the short-term effects of methamphetamine use? ... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Chemistry Panel

Chemistry (Chem) Screen The Electrolytes Kidney Function Tests Liver Function Tests Other Blood Chemistry Tests For More Information Chemistry (Chem) Screen A large part of your laboratory report is results of the chemistry... Read more »
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Excessive Mastubation

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
Ever since I found out that I'm poz, I've been spending a lot more time mastubating. Is that normal? Or could it be because of the amount of time I've been spending reading posts about sexual issues? Pleasing myself has become an every day thing... Read more »

Worried after performing oral on multiple partners

Posted by alanwann, 2 Replies
Okay from the Top I am A gay male but have never really been interested in a dating or regular partner.In the past Ive been hooking up on net or rest stops but just giving oral nothing else .I admit I always enjoyed swallowing semen a lot and Over... Read more »

Hiding behind HIV

Posted by Magnet, 4 Replies
I write this question in the hope of gaining insight from both HIV positive gay men as well negative men in "magnetic partnerships". I only now discovered this term "magnetic", as it relates to my life! It can no longer be a twist of fate that my... Read more »

Upcoming Research Study

Posted by thehennegroup
...medical research firm located in San Francisco. We are currently conducting interviews with men who have been diagnosed with Hypogonadism or Low Testosterone, and are hoping to spread the word about our study so we can get anyone who might be... Read more »