Methotrexate Immune Reconstitution And Hiv
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University of British ColumbiaSingulair might well blunt the symptoms of an immune reconstitution syndrome by acting as an antiinflammatory agent (inhibiting leukotrienes). I am not sure I understand how this could be a bad thing, though. As much as this process is involved in... Read more »
Rocky Mountain CARESThanks for your questions and kind comments.I'm not exactly sure what "immune restoration" that your refer to, but let me speculate-- occasionally, after starting on therapy, the body's immune system recognizes infections that... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello Zack,I'm sorry to hear about your partner's recent HIV/AIDS diagnosis and opportunistic infection. Immune Reconstitution Inflammatory Syndrome (IRIS) can be confusing to those who don't understand how the immune system works.... Read more »
Harvard Medical SchoolThe approach you describe has been tried using a variety of methods in small numbers of patients over the past few years. It's an interesting concept, but so far it has failed to demonstrate much benefit. One of the potential problems is that... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyWASHINGTON (Reuters) - The immune system may be able to come back more powerfully than anyone thought after a break in treatment with AIDS drugs, researchers said Wednesday.
They said in patients who had decided to interrupt their complex HIV drug... Read more »
Posted by andypb, 1 ReplyWhat is compromised/ supressed immune system.
Does compromised/ weak immune system take more time to produce antibody to HIV infection.
Would a Person having as low Cd 4 counts 350 is considered to have compromised immune system.
Do such person with... Read more »
Posted by xrayvison, 3 RepliesI have a quick question. I am going to get an hiv test done soon but I was wondering since I take a high dose of immune system boosters like vitamin c, zinc, and vitamin d as a supplement for healthy living, would this affect the outcome of my test... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesI have a bacterial infection that in most people goes away within a few weeks. But I have had it for so long that my doctor says I must have a compromised immune system and said that it could be HIV. I don't know what to think. I've had 2 sexual... Read more »
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