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Retinol Neuropathy

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Ubiquinol and atripla?

Hello, I am a 27yr old male revelry diagnosed with HIV. I have just started taking Atripla and take a Vitamin C 500mg as well as Multi Vitamin without Iron. Was wondering if you think taking 200mg of Ubiquinol is beneficial or if it has negative...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

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

Program for Wellness Restoration
The chances for you to get neuropathy with Atripla are minimal to none, so I would not worry about this side effect that was more common with Zerit and Videx. Coenzyme Q-10 at 200 mg per day does not have any interactions with HIV medications. It... Read more »

low vit d

my vit d test shows 13.30 it is low and i have heard the normal is 30-70 pls tell me about my... Read more »


ho effettuato test a 20,44,59,77.90 giorni tutti negativi ,devo ripeterli , posso riprendere la mia... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Vitamin D Linked to Survival in HIV

Although vitamin D is classified as a vitamin, it behaves as a hormone within the body. Using sunlight and cholesterol, the body makes vitamin D in the skin. Vitamin D is then transported to the liver, where it is converted into vitamin D 2 , and... Read more »
International Association of Physicians in AIDS Care

ARV Update: Micronutrient Deficiencies Less Common in Patients on ART

A study team has found several vitamin and mineral deficiencies, noted as common before the widespread use of antiretroviral drugs, to be much less common in patients on antiretroviral therapy. They also found these deficiencies to have relatively... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

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Rincón Complementario

El interés que se presta a los suplementos nutritivos se deriva de una diversidad de observaciones, que incluyen deficiencias nutricionales y vitamínicas documentadas, incluso en las etapas tempranas de la infección por VIH, hasta la... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
im having this problem that resembles a vitamin deficiency,the problem im having is a sore burning tongue and most recently erection diffuculties,im a 51 yr old white male,my question is,,,,has anyone ever heard of these being symptoms due to hiv... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I live in Los Angeles and has HIV since 1982, I've had diarrhea for three weeks and got on a vitamin supplement with herbs, probiotics,colon cleanser, vitamins, minerals, anti-oxidents and enzymes. My diarrhea went away in one and a half days and I... Read more »

Why did I come here????

Posted by dontbelieveit, 1 Reply
I've been doing just fine until I logged on and saw people like Mike 7801 still freaking out. I've been trying to convince myself I am not infected. I have a vitamin B1 deficiency and I've read that can cause issued with your neurological system.... Read more »

nueva prueba en usa para vih

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Tratamiento y prevencin del SIDA

Tratamiento y prevencin del SIDA: gua de principios bsicos para una alternativa no txica, efectiva y barata
Roberto Giraldo , Pedro Rdenas , Juan Jos Flores y Alfredo Embid
Las evidencias cientficas indican que el... Read more »