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Syphilis And Weight Gain

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Weight loss - not able to gain weight

Hello. Im am unable to gain weight and have lost 20lbs since I started my cocktail. Norvir, 3TC, and Zeirt. I went from 130 to 110. What should I do to gain weight. I have not lost anymore and am holding steady at 110-112. My doctor says as...
J. B. Molaghan, N.P., A.C.R.N.

Response from J. B. Molaghan, N.P., A.C.R.N.

San Francisco General Hospital
HelloA twenty-pound weight loss is significant. Have you discussed anabolic steroids with your physician? Have you had your testosterone level checked? Many patients with HIV related weight loss or wasting, have benefited from treatment with... Read more »

Losing weight without gaining muscle weight

I want to lose weight on my inner thighs, and many people have showed me exercises to do , but i... Read more »

Syphilis and HIV (SYPHILIS 2011)

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Slowing Resurgent Syphilis in People With HIV

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Syphilis Complications After Starting Treatment for HIV

Many HIV-positive individuals are engaged in sex without proper precautions or protection. Northstar is a large medical practice that serves the greater Chicago area with a special focus on the HIV-positive population. As a result, we are often one... Read more »
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Hot Topics: Healthy Weight Gain; Supplements; CROI 2014 Preview; Drug Holidays; and More

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Marijuana Safety Study Completed: Weight Gain, No Safety Problems

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how can i gain weight being positive

Posted by tracey, 1 Reply
help is there any thing that i can take to gain weight and keep it on? has anyone ever taken a supplement called juven? DOES IT HELP YOU GAIN WEIGHT Read more »

is there anything i can do to gain weight with hiv

Posted by tracey, 2 Replies
has anyone ever heard of juven, does it help people like us with hiv gain weight thanks Read more »

Atripla and weight gain

Posted by mimilove, 2 Replies
I have been reading a lot of posts about Atripla and weight gain and the same info keeps coming back that Atripla does not cause weight gain. Well, I feel this is false information because a lot of hivers claim the same condition of weight gain... Read more »

weight gain

Posted by familyfirst, 2 Replies
I had lost alot of weight at first and was horrably under weight but now not have i only gained it back but have now have started gain even more to the point that im now the heavyist i have ever been. has anyone else had weight issues as well and... Read more »