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Using Vitamins and Dietary Supplements with my HIV treatment

After being recently diagnosed with HIV my doctor and I decided to start treatment since my numbers 273 which was surprising low considering I tested negative 1 1/2 years ago. I started Atripla with is working, and my best friend suggested I use a...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

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Immune boosters and supplements

Hi RobCan my husband use immune boosters or supplements whilst on ARVs (Combivar, Nevirapine and... Read more »

Vitamins & Supplements

I recently tested positive. My HIV Specilist and I have decided not start taking medicine yet. My... Read more »
The Well Project

Starting HIV Treatment step is for you and your health care provider to choose a drugregimen. Currently, there are close to 30 drugs approved for HIV treatment.They are grouped into five classes: Entry inhibitors (includes fusion inhibitors and CCR5... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV/AIDS and Lipodystrophy Treatments Part III: Treatments for Metabolic Changes

...It can lead to pre-diabetes and diabetes. Pre-diabetes and diabetesare serious health conditions. Treatments Switching HIV Treatment There are some HIV drugs that have less of an impact on cholesterol andtriglycerides. These include... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

HIV Viral Load Testing

...indicateshow active HIV is in your body. Together thesetwo tests are used to monitor how your body isresponding to HIV infection and to HIV treatment. How are viral load testresults reported? You will get an answer in copies/millilitre (ml).The... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

You Can Have a Healthy Pregnancy if You Are HIV Positive

...passes between sexual partners or people who share needles, this is called horizontal transmission. In the time before effective treatment for HIV, about one in four babies born to HIV positive mothers was also HIV positive. However, we now know... Read more »
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Posted by contractor, 6 Replies
...for 35 days (10 mg/kg/day) in drinking water. Animals treated with antioxidant vitamins were fed the same diet as controls but supplemented with vitamins C (ascorbic acid, 10 g/ kg diet) and E (alpha-dl-tocopherol, 0.6 g/kg diet) for 65 days... Read more »

Red Grapes, Protein Supplements & Noni Juice

Posted by Choosing2Liv, 3 Replies
...gave me this advice: " attention to things that can boost your immune system..such as red grapes, Noni juice, protein supplements, etc." Is there any truth to this or does this advice belong in the myths posting area? Read more »

Is Creatine useful to support treatment?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply in treatment and post-treatment especially in cases where muscle tissue needs building up (it is normally used as natural supplement by body builders). Does anyone have any experience with it, or would at least have any information?... Read more »

Nutrition and HIV: Loosing rights to choose

Posted by bradford, 1 Reply
...botanical supplements to combat illness and/or boost their immune system. When the pharmaceutical drug AZT was first introduced as a treatment for HIV and AIDS, instead I chose vitamin supplements as a means to boost my immune system and stay... Read more »