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Syphilis Alternative Therapy

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Ask the Experts

Treatment for syphilis (SYPHILIS)

Dear Dr Bob,I was recently diagnosed with HIV on 22nd Feb 08. After a few blood tests, my HIV specialist informed me that I have also contracted syphilis.I was told that I need to redo a CD4 count again to confirm further treatment for syphilis. ...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...HIV-infected patients. Azithromycin is not an acceptable alternative, as discussed above. Ceftriaxone may be considered as an alternative therapy, although the optimal dose is not yet defined and close clinical and serologic follow-up is... Read more »

Supportive vs Alternative Therapy

Hello Dr Bob!Wow, I don't check the forum for two weeks and now I have a lot of reading to do... Read more »

Thanks RE: Supportive vs Alternative Therapy

Dr Bob!"a week's worthy of detention with Dolores Umbridge"...A Doctor AND a masochist, so much... Read more »
Articles
AIDS InfoNet

Alternative and Complementary Therapies

... What Are Alternative Therapies? How Many People Use Alternative Therapies? Are They Safe? Do They Really Work? Why Aren't There More Studies of Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Study: Azithromycin Equal to Penicillin

... The oral antibiotic azithromycin is as effective as penicillin injections in curing early-stage syphilis, according to the results of a new study. "Syphilis remains an important source of morbidity worldwide," wrote Edward W. Hook Read more »
The Well Project

Women, Depression and HIV/AIDS

...Treatment Options The good news is that depression is very treatable. Treatments include psychotherapy, social support, medication, alternative therapies, or any combination of these. Various mental health professionals can provide... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

How Do I Start?

...Keep Track of Your Immune System Decide How You Want to Deal With HIV Using Drugs to Fight HIV Using Complementary and Alternative Therapies Getting Help The Bottom Line For More Information Did You Just Learn That You're... Read more »
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Alternative Therapies?

Posted by Anonymous
...I have created an internet discussion forum for those who are interested in sharing information about how alternative therapies can be included in the treatment regimen of those living with HIV or AIDS. It is my hope that there is a need for... Read more »

Alternative Therapies?

Posted by Anonymous
...I have created an internet discussion forum for those who are interested in sharing information about how alternative therapies can be included in the treatment regimen of those living with HIV or AIDS. It is my hope that there is a need for... Read more »

Alternative Therapies?

Posted by Anonymous
...I have created an internet discussion forum for those who are interested in how alternative therapies can be included in the treatment regimen of those living with HIV or AIDS. It is my hope that there is a need for such a site Read more »

Alternative Therapies?

Posted by Anonymous
...I have created an internet discussion forum for those who are interested in sharing information about how alternative therapies can be included in the treatment regimen of those living with HIV or AIDS. It is my hope that there is a need for... Read more »