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Mangosteen And Hiv

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Mangosteen & AIDS ?

I would like to know if I start taking Mangosteen, would I benifit from this,to increase my Immune system. And will it interfer with my Aids Medicine?Another question I was recently told about Colostrun, the same question as above,Please let me know...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...evidence published in the scientific literature thatn U am aware of showing that Mangosteen is of any benefit to persons with HIV/AIDS. It likely would have little interaction with HIV meds but that hasn't been studied (grapefruit juice for... Read more »

protease/mangosteen fruit

I know mangosteen has been tested at the National University of Singapore in 1995. In the... Read more »

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Immune System Booster

Posted by kinzie1, 4 Replies
...inhibit both bacteria (including strains of the staphylococcus bacteria that were antibiotic resistant)and viruses (such as HIV-1). In two separate studies, researchers proved that the xanthones in mangosteen prevented the growth of as many... Read more »

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Posted by kinzie1, 2 Replies
...Hi, I do not have hiv or aids but a good friend of mine passed away a few years ago from it. I live in Arizona. I was wondering if anybody has heard Read more »

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

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Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Dear Sir or Madam, I am HIV Positive. I have been for almost 14 years and I am lucky that I didnt need meds till just about 7 years ago. Ever since then Read more »