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Neuropathy And Fish Oil

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AIDS InfoNet

Peripheral Neuropathy

... What Is Peripheral Neuropathy? What Causes PN? How Is PN Diagnosed? How Is It Treated? Other Resources The Bottom Line What Is Peripheral Neuropathy? Peripheral neuropathy (PN) is a disease of the peripheral nerves. These are all the nerves
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Fish oil

Would it be okay to add a fish oil capsule for my child. He already takes a multi vitamin daily. This will not interfere with his hiv meds will it?
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Program for Wellness Restoration
No interactions have been found between Omega 3 oils and HIV medications.Nelson Read more »

Neuropathy and CVD

Dr. Bob: Although I visit the MD (Inf. Dis.) regularly and read quite a bit about the disease, I have not found anyone who really hits my questions, so here goes the info on me. I have been positive for ten years (from a needle stick while...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...put any weight bearing on the sore feet would be swimming. Do you have a convenient health club, YMCA, or pool you could use? Fish oil supplements are fine. The jury is still out as to whether or not they help with neuropathy. Your AIDS... Read more »

fish oil & atripla

hello i started working out and i am on atripla and i would like to start taking fish oil pills but i was not sure if that would be ok what do you think if you dont mind me asking.
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Why would I mind your asking about fish oil pills? Have you seen the types of questions folks ask in this forum? Some should be rated NC-17! As for fish oil and Atripla, Read more »

fish oil and truvada/sustiva

hello Doctor Keith, Would there be a detrimental effect to my haart regimen of truvada/sustiva if I take a fish oil capsule at the same time as my haart tablets or should I take it at a different time of day? I take truvada and sustiva at 10pm each...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Due to the fat content (fatty meals increase Sustiva levels and risk for side effects) of fish oil I would generally recommend taking fish oil capsules at a differen time than the Sustiva (such as at breakfast or dinner/6PM). Read more »
Articles
The Well Project

Peripheral Neuropathy and HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents What Is Peripheral Neuropathy? What Causes PN? Who Is at Risk of Developing PN? How Do You Know if You Have PN? PN Treatments Finding Support Read more »
Project Inform

Peripheral Neuropathy

... Introduction What Is Peripheral Neuropathy? What Causes It? Who Is at Risk? What Are the Symptoms? How Is It Diagnosed? How Do You Prevent It? How Do Read more »
Being Alive

Manage Peripheral Neuropathy

... I was recently diagnosed with peripheral neuropathy. I still have feeling in my fingers, but I've lost most of the feeling in my toes. Do you have any advice on ways I can manage Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Understanding and Managing Peripheral Neuropathy

...may include foot drop, facial droop, or paralysis of the diaphragm (the sheet of muscle in the chest used for breathing). Mononeuropathies are uncommon in people with HIV and are easily distinguishable from DSPN. Today, many cases of... Read more »
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chili pepper good for neuropathy

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I read that peppers are good for neuropathy, are there any other things that help with it, it is bad in my heels of my feet and legs. Read more »

What is neuropathy pain?

Posted by bura, 3 Replies
...Can someone describe what is neuropathy pain? Read more »

chili pepper good for neuropathy

Posted by Anonymous
...I read that peppers are good for neuropathy, are there any other things that help with it, it is bad in my heels of my feet and legs. Read more »

Neuropathy

Posted by tol85, 1 Reply
...is, Has anyone had symptoms of neuropahty, then have tested negative and suddenly all symptoms are gone? I've been told that Neuropathy is something usually found in the latter part of HIV or AIDS. Usually cause by certain mediactions. My other... Read more »