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Should I Take Naproxen If I Have Hiv

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Women and HIV/AIDS

...Treatment in HIV+ Women: Efficacy, Side Effects, and Drug Interactions Gynecological Issues in HIV+ Women Pregnancy and HIV In Conclusion A Look at the Numbers Over 25 years have passed since the first diagnosis of AIDS in America.While there were a handful of women among the first cases, AIDS was thought toprimarily affect gay men. However, as the years passed, women have emerged asanother group hard hit by the AIDS...
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why do my legs hurt and i feel tired sometimes

i have the hiv virus and my legs hurt and i feel tired why is that and im on naproxen,and i take pottasium everyday even though they the doctor said it was a little low and i have muscle inflammation in my shoulders on the left side why .and it...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Unfortunately I cannot diagnose the cause of pain over the Internet. I would suggest you see an HIV-knowledgeable neurologist (pain specialist) for an evaluation. Your HIV specialist should be able to refer you to someone for Read more »


Hi Nelson,I am on Atripla. Undetectable and my T-Cell count hovers around 600 and continuing to climb. I am so confused with all the talk about how HIV causes inflamation. What kind of long term damage can this do do the body and is there any...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

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

Program for Wellness Restoration
...activation; turmeric (ingredient in curcumin), using TNF inhibitors like pentoxifylline and using nonsteroidal anti-inflammatories (NSAIDs) such as aspirin, ibuprofen and naproxen.I hope this helps. We will see a lot more data on this issue as... Read more »

do't have hiv, but have neuropahthy -help

how can i get help for my neuropathy of the legs. i do not hiv. i constantly am achey. help please i am 78 yr old,
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
...(not for depression, but for the neuropathic pain) like amitriptylene, gabapentem (Neurontin), antiinflammatories (ibuprofen, naproxen) and narcotic pain medications, with success. The key thing is to keep trying- what works for some doesn't... Read more »

Is switching from Kaletra to Isentress wise after latest data?

Hello Dr. Bob and as always, thank you for your input. I received the following article and was wondering what you thought, as I mentioned before, they are wanting me to stay on Kaletra and Viread, stopping my Invirase and instead adding Isentress...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...not be the best drug. There are other drugs that can harm kidneys, such as non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (ibuprofen, naproxen, etc.).HIV-associated nephropathy (HIVAN) is one of the most worrisome kidney diseases seen in HIVers. It, like... Read more »
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... When it comes to the symptoms of HIV/AIDS, there are three major points to keep in mind: There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of advanced Read more »
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HIV/AIDS Among Hispanics/Latinos

...Subpopulation Estimates from the HIV Incidence Surveillance System -- United States, 2006. MMWR . 2008; 57(36):985-989. HIV and AIDS Diagnoses 4 and Deaths At some point in life, 1 in 36 Hispanic/Latino men will be diagnosed with... Read more »
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Dr. Urkie

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...tengo tantas preguntas que mi Dr. no me contesta solo me dice que tengo mucha tencion y me receto unas pastillas que se llaman naproxen para la inflamacion. Una pregunta mas y no lo buelvo a molestar. cual es la causa de que de repente salgan... Read more »

Workplace issues and HIV/AIDS

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... Check out this link for workplace issues with HIV/AIDS. It is very thorough. Read more »

HIV/AIDS Blogging/Blogs

Posted by DaveyBoy, 2 Replies
...Blog is online (web based) journal or small blurbs people can read or comment. My HIV/AIDS blog is on Other POZ blogz on Read more »

Lesbians & HIV/AIDS

Posted by Smiley, 1 Reply
...Hello Everyone: I would like to get in touch, stay in touch and network with other WSW that are HIV+ or have AIDS. ThANKS!!!!!! Read more »