Nutritional Food And Supplements For Neuropathy
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Program for Wellness RestorationPeripheral Neuropathy (PN) can be caused by HIV or by medications like Zerit (D4T). You are not taking Zerit. PN can be confused with other issues, so it is good to see a neurologist to get it diagnosed.PN can improve as health improves and/or... Read more »
The Cutting EdgeA very frustrating problem in HIV care is why, when, and for whom to recommend supplementation. Nutritional supplements (beyond food) are generally intiated because of an individual's needs at any point in time. This means that any... Read more »
The Cutting EdgeThank you! I am enjoying working in this capacity.As for the regimens: potential nutrition-related side-effects for Trizivir include nausea, vomiting, appetite loss, anemia, pancreatitis; for Kaletra include nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and... Read more »
Program for Wellness RestorationMarthdaHe is on two heavy psychotropics that may make people lethargic: Risperdal and Zyprexa. He is also on akineton retard, which contains biperiden commonly used to improve parkinsonian signs and symptoms related to antipsychotic drug therapy. It... Read more »
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Posted by DC23, 5 RepliesHello,
I'm newly positive, and I don't yet require any meds. (My viral load is low, and my T-cells are high.) I was wondering if anyone had any advice on preventative measures to take now that I'm early in my HIV infection. Does anyone recommend... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesFood, Nutrition, and HIV Conference in Boston, on December 6
The Food, Nutrition, and HIV Conference is a day-long event for HIV-positive persons and front-line service providers.
It is organized by the AIDS Action Committee's HIV Health Institute.
Th... Read more »
Posted by AnonymousI have been using a combination of "Chinese Herbs" to treat Peripheral Neuropathy and had some tremedous relief. My neruologist said my attenuation tests show "healing of the nerves." Is anyone else having any success with nutritional intervention... Read more »
Posted by AnonymousGreetings from New York!
I would like to know how many persons take organic/all-natural food supplements?
If yes, what kind of products are you taking?
My friend is HIV+ and he is doing great.
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