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Taking Amoxicillin Fight Hiv

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Adherence to HIV Drug Regimens

Table of Contents Strong Drugs to Fight HIV The Importance of Adherence Starting and Choosing HIV Drugs Barriers to Adherence for Women Overcoming Barriers Adherence Tips Finding Support Strong Drugs to Fight HIV The many advances in HIV treatment in the past 20 years have led to theapproval of over 25 drugs that fight HIV, as well as seven combination pills thatcontain two or more HIV drugs. This is a remarkable...
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Amoxicillin, Truvada and Sustiva

I have been prescribed antibiotics for an abscess around my wisdom teeth. Are they safe to take with the HAART I am on. Also, when I was originally diagnosed, it was because I had oral thrush. Is it possible for the amoxicillin to prevoke the thrush...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Amoxicillin should be OK with your HIV meds. Taking an antibiotic can result in a flare up of yeast infection but a high CD4 count should be protective in most patients. KH... Read more »

taking a daily antinflamitory to fight facial wasting?

i have read many times one of the reasons people have fascial wasting and other problems,may be because of constant inflamation from the hiv virus. would it not make since to take a mild daily antinflamatory to combat it? i am thinking of motrin...
Alvan Fisher, M.D.

Response from Alvan Fisher, M.D.

Brown University School of Medicine
Good thinking, no evidence. Which is why we need more basic research into the causes of lipodystrophy. Also the absence of evidence is not the same as evidence of absence. So it might be helpful.AF... Read more »

Amoxicillin

Hi,I currently take Norvir, Epivir, Isentress, and Prezista. A few days ago, I had a tooth extracted. The dentist suggested that I take amoxicillin for eight days to prevent infection. Is it okay to take this along with my HIV meds?...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
Hello and thanks for posting.In brief, yes. There aren't any significant interactions between your antibiotic and your HIV medications.I'd suggest using the <a href="http://www.hiv-druginteractions.org/"... Read more »

Glyconutrients fighting off HIV

Dear Dr. Bob, I found out 2 weeks ago that I'm HIV positive and have done nothing but research on alternative holistic measures on fighting HIV. I found information on glyconutrients and how they fight HIV. I'm wondering if you have any...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,PEP (post-exposure prophylaxis) does have a chance of blocking HIV transmission. To be effective, it should be started as soon as possible after the exposure and no later than 72 hours. Even under optimal conditions and with taking the drugs... Read more »
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649 amoxicillin tri

Posted by Elarrytranith
amoxicillin no prescription and curam augmentin Early Lyme disease is often treated with an oral antibiotic such as doxycycline, cefuroxime or azithromycin, all of which are active against Borrelia burgdorferi. If amoxicillin is used, clinicians... Read more »

HIV and Nutrition fighting back

Posted by Atlanta2005, 1 Reply
Ever since I lost my lover and a few friends when no meds were available, I have been following the frontlines and behind the lines of HIV. Its been 20 years. I am not an expert, but I know more about a lot of things than my own doctor does. And I... Read more »

Fighting the battle on many different fronts!

Posted by dbport, 4 Replies
I was diagnosed as HIV+ 17 years ago and a PWA for the past 14. When I first found out, there was very little else I could think about, other than the fact I had HIV, I'd seen many friends die of it, and was waiting for my turn to go too. My turn... Read more »

Fighting Social Security!

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
Poz since 1990. No aids related illnesses,have genital herpes also which flare up if I'm under extreme stress. but I have severe insomnia, also have nasal allergies (can NOT work in a dusty office like I did for years!) which can cause chronic... Read more »