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Natural Solution For Neuropathy

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NATURAL SOLUTION FOR NIGHT SWEATING

Posted by contractor, 7 Replies
My name is Marco and I had a lot of night sweating for one year. It is a problem that my family has (dad, nephew and more).
After doing a lot of research I found one simple solution for the problem and I DO NOT HAVE THE PROBLEM as long I take my own... Read more »

NIGHT SWEATING - NATURAL TRETAMENT - FREE TRIAL

Posted by contractor, 1 Reply
My name is Marco and I had a lot of night sweating for one year. It is a problem that my family has (dad, nephew and more).
After doing a lot of research I found one simple solution for the problem and I DO NOT HAVE THE PROBLEM as long I take my own... Read more »

Solution to Atripla Side Effects (at least for me)

Posted by Wiilock, 3 Replies
Hey all, I have been on the "wonder pill" for about 3 years now. Previously was on norvir boosted invirase/truvada combo but the GI problems finally were too much.
Anyway I want to briefly recap what I've learned from some of my homeopathic... Read more »

Neuropathy

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Anyone out there suffering from neuropathy in the legs & feet? Give me some solutions as to what helps?
Thanks a million.

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Neuropathy

Posted by Anonymous
I had very painful neuropathy in my legs and my feet burned like I was walking on hot coals. I stopped taking the D4T and I read about a natural amino acid called Acetyl-L Carnitine (1,000mg per day) and to my surprise it worked right away. I... Read more »
Ask the Experts

solution for neuropathy

HI Im HIV positive for 4 months not on meds but just got neuropathy. How could this happen already. I have read that its only in advanced HIV diesease. 1) Does this mean I am a rapid progresser?2) If I went on meds could the neuropathy go away or...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
HIV-related neuropathy can develop seemingly early in some patients. A careful examination by an HIV specialist or neurologist can help distinguish HIV-related neuropathy from other potential causes. If the most likely diagnosis is HIV-related... Read more »

Waisting solutions non-surgical

I am experiencing waisting of the face and have been reading up on the subject. I understand that Zerit and the other "D" category meds may be the cause. What about those of us that are running out of options for combination treatments...
Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

Response from Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

New York University, School of Medicine
First, let me tell you what I can't tell you. There are no natural remedies that I can recommend. However, the current theory behind facial wasting and some other toxicities of the nucleoside class is that it is caused by mitochondrial... Read more »

Solution Dr Bob! Finally Please Post for all the Worried wells!

Dr. Bob,Ref: Guianne Barre Woman, Its not Guilianne Barre its Periperal Neuropathy, Ms Woo hooable)Well, you were right, negative at 6 months for hiv and hep.Saw the rheumatoligist, turns out I have Lymes Disease. Not sure how much better that...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Thanks for the follow-up. You're not the only case of Lyme's disease that's been confused with HIV. There are several others in the archives!Thanks for the luv, hugs and donations. All are warmly appreciated. Be well. Stay... Read more »

Silver Solution

I was told that there are natural cures to HCV. I was also told that Naomi Judd used them, not inferion. The Silver Solution being one of them. Also liver vitamins, cod liver oil & Immune Therapy (a natural pill). Do these solutions really...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
I am not familiar with these products.... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

New Labeling for Zerit Capsules and Zerit for Oral Solution

On December 10, 2010, the FDA approved new labeling for Zerit capsules and Zerit for oral solution. The revisions to the Dosage and Administration, Warnings and Precautions, Adverse Reaction sections in both package inserts are outlined below. ... Read more »
Treatment Action Group

Guide to Hepatitis B for People Living With HIV

For Martin Delaney Introduction Section 1: First Questions Section 2: Transmission and Prevention Section 3: Natural History Section 4: HBV Disease Progression and the Impact of HIV Coinfection Section 5: Diagnostics Section 6: HBV... Read more »
Body Positive

Single-Room Occupancy Hotels: Possible Solutions and Alternatives

Last month Body Positive took a look at the often horrendous conditions in New York City's commercial single-room occupancy (SRO) hotels that house 1100 of New York's most vulnerable PWAs. During this tour we saw how clients from the city's... Read more »
The Center for AIDS

Bottom Lines -- Responding to Recent HIV News

Seen and Heard Peripheral neuropathy is a common side effect of nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NRTIs). These drugs include AZT (Retrovir), d4T (Zerit), ddI (Videx), 3TC (Epivir), ddC (Hivid), and abacavir (Ziagen). The "d" drugs... Read more »