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Remedies For Hiv Rash

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Natural remedies? Not on meds yet....

Posted by cassiusp, 8 Replies
Not yet on meds, still have a decent T cell count. Started taking Korean Ginseng. NAC, ST Johns Wort and Lysine (collagen, I am a little paranoid about wrinkles :) ) and a good multivit. Oh and plan to start breathing meditations with my BF (he... Read more »

Rashes, rashes and more rashes...

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
OK...what does the rash associated with ARS appear as? Like an allergic reaction type rash or something real severe, and spread out over the body...

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skin rashes

Posted by theman22, 2 Replies
i know that everyone says just because you have a rash doesnt mean you have hiv but i have had so many rashes in the past couple of months that its starting to worry me. they also seem like they never go away. i have all different rashes in all... Read more »

breast milk remedy

Posted by kenya, 1 Reply
guys, i was having this wild idea. if continous exposure of breastmilk to a baby can cause hiv; what if, you are hiv+ and take breast milk-meaning exposure in low doses. wouldnt that help develop an individuals immunity? reactions!!! Read more »

Macular Rash inside mouth? Please respond.

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I recently had one red spot on the hard palate of my mouth and one on my shoulder that only last a day or two. Could this be a sign of macular rash associated with HIV acute reaction? I am concerned since I came across pictures of rash's on the web... Read more »
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Face rash

Hi, my wife been on HIV treatment for 15 months, she has been taking a combo drug (GPO VIR) which i think is made in Thailand (where we live) she got her cd4 and virus counts done about 2 months ago which were improved from 250 to 400 and virus...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Facial rashes are common in the general population and even more so in persons with HIV infection. There are a wide range of common conditions for which the treatment can be quite different. Among the more common issues are seborrhea, froms of... Read more »

Would Atripla be likey to alleviate a pre-existing skin rash?

I have never been on any anti-HIV treatment but, due to various conditions - especially increadingly severe dermatitis - I am on the verge of starting on Atripla (which is what my regular doctor has been recommending). Is Atripla somethinbg that...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Course of skin conditions after starting effective HIV treatment (such as Atripla) is highly variable. In some cases (after sometimes an initial flare-up due to immune reconstitution) some chronic skin conditions such as seborrhea or folliculitis... Read more »

hiv/aids remedy

revered sir.....first of all i must show my obligations to you for your kind and instant councellingnow,my ques is that is ART and HAART therapy different......somwhere i came to knw that they use ART therapy..is it a lil bit low standard method...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
Hi,ART (antiretroviral therapy) and HAART (highly active antiretroviral therapy) typically mean the same thing and are used synonymously.BY... Read more »

HIV Cure Medicine Hootone Remedies (ANOTHER SCAM, 2010)

Hi Nelson!Did you heard about "HOO-IMM PLUS from HOOTONE REMEDIES the effective medicine, proved in light of medical science, recorded not detected for HIV DNA-PCR Antigen test in the patients who were earlier confirmed positive for HIV either...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Fayroz,Another HIV cure? Wow, that's like the 3rd one that's crossed my inbox today. Fayroz,HOO-IMM PLUS is an herbal therapy that does absolutely nothing to treat, let alone cure, HIV or any other disease. It's another SCAM (so... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Zambian Government Announces Results of Clinical Trials of HIV/AIDS Herbal Remedies

The Zambian government on Friday announced that clinical trials of three herbal HIV/AIDS remedies found that the treatments are not effective cures for the disease, AFP/ Yahoo! News reports. According to Health Minister Angela Cifire, the... Read more »
International Association of Physicians in AIDS Care

A Comprehensive Remedy for HIV/AIDS Requires Lower Drug Prices, Infrastructure Development, Training, Access, and Political Leadership

Several pharmaceutical companies announced plans in June to slash prices for their AIDS drugs as a mechanism to expand access to HIV/AIDS care in Africa. The importance of this declaration becomes even more apparent in the wake of the most recent... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Zambian Government Launches Clinical Trial of Three Herbal Remedies to Treat HIV/AIDS

The Zambian government on Wednesday announced it has begun clinical trials testing three herbal medicines for the treatment of HIV/AIDS, BBC News reports. Zambian Health Minister Sylvia Masebo during a news conference in the capital Lusaka said... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

California: HIVers Needed for Flu Remedy Study

HIV-positive Bay Area residents who have influenza can apply to enroll in a study of a new triple combination antiviral drug (TCAD) against the seasonal infection, researchers told a Nov. 10 San Francisco forum on flu and HIV/AIDS. Persons who call... Read more »