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Should I Take Metoprolol If I Have Aids

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Cardiac Inversion after staphin fection do BP interfer with HIV meds?

I placed this question here specifically because I nearly was near death a Ventilator for respiratory failure a month ago in March, I was seeing a Pain Management Dr, whom was giving me lumbar injections. But oddly,He was having me come in early...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...could interact with the digoxin (higher levels) so monitoring and carefull dosing recommended. Metoprolol usually OK with those HIV meds in my experience. KH Read more »

Itch but no Rash

I will try once again to see if you answer my question. I looked up itch and no rash but came up with nothing and so I am writing you in hopes you can help me resolve this problem. 1. I have aids for I don't know how long. Found out in Nov 08 after...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...laboratory studies and a physical examination. There are a number of conditions that can be associated with itching, including HIV-associated eosinophilic folliculitis (which, by the way, may respond to Sporanox and other antifungal treatments);... Read more »

nervous twitch in face

I started taking atripla for hiv and metoprololfor my high blood pressure 3 months ago and have a nervous twitch in my face now what could this be?
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...facial twitch would be unusual to be caused either by the B blocker metoprolol or Atripla. A good neurologic assessment by your HIV specialist or a neurologist is recommended to try and pinpoint which nerve is involved and what could be... Read more »


i am on activan(0.5), ambien(10), lopressor, prilosec, crestor(40), metformin,(1,000), metoprolol(100). enalapril(5). going on vacation, is drinking lightly, okay?
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...You don't mention what your HIV meds are and what is your hepaitis C status (that information important to be able to answer your question). KH Read more »
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