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Magnesium And Hiv

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Magnesium Stearate

Hi: A nutritionist friend told me that magnesium stearate can cause bloating and gas in HIV patients? Is that true? Does it have any side effects or interactions especially in HIV+ people? Thanks!
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...I have seen seen any data suggesting that HIV+ persons have any unique problems with magnesium stearate which is generally considered a non toxic substance which is used as Read more »

supplements and viral load

I used to do meth and learned I was positive in 2004. I got clean in 2006 and started seeing a... Read more »

Hands and Feet cramping

I did not see anything addressing this very painful issue and hope you have an opinion. I have... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Vitamins and Minerals

...by people with HIV. Instead, they are the minimum amounts needed to prevent shortages in healthy people. HIV disease and many AIDS medications can use up some nutrients. One study of people with HIV showed that they needed between 6 and 25 times... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Azithromycin (Zithromax)

... What Is Azithromycin? Why Do People With HIV Take Azithromycin? What About Drug Resistance? How Is Azithromycin Taken? What Are the Side Effects? How Does Azithromycin Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Ciprofloxacin (Cipro)

... What Is Ciprofloxacin? Why Do People With HIV Take Cipro? What About Drug Resistance? How Is Cipro Taken? What Are the Side Effects? How Does Cipro React With Other Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...Women Pregnancy and HIV In Conclusion A Look at the Numbers Over 25 years have passed since the first diagnosis of AIDS in America.While there were a handful of women among the first cases, AIDS was thought toprimarily affect gay... Read more »
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4th Generation HIV Test

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...limitation of the S/LS test strategy may be the detection of individuals with long-standing infection (0.4%) and late-stage AIDS (2%). Thus, CD4 cell counts and clinical information may be required to support results obtained by the S/LS test... Read more »

Workplace issues and HIV/AIDS

Posted by ScotCharles
...http://www.thebody.com/workplace.html Check out this link for workplace issues with HIV/AIDS. It is very thorough. Read more »

TO KALKIN, HELP

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Paul, im going insane. The last two weeks Ive had numerious muscle twitching all throughout body. I MEAN EVERYWHERE. Also some red pimple like things on hands and legs. Now i dont have medical ins and will get it in two weeks but, do you know what... Read more »

Pre-med vitamins and nutritional supplements

Posted by DC23, 4 Replies
...and my T-cells are high.) I was wondering if anyone had any advice on preventative measures to take now that I'm early in my HIV infection. Does anyone recommend any specific over-the-counter vitamin combinations or other nutritional... Read more »