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Taking Viagra When You're Hiv Positive

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Interaction between HIV medication and Viagra

I have recently started on truvada and nevirapine and wanted to know whether it is appropriate to take viagra or chinese herbal viagra?
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Viagra is metabolized in the liver so levels can be impacted by some HIV meds (protease inhibitors generally increase levels increasing risk for side effects while non-nuke drugs like nevirapine can Read more »

Viagra & HIV Medecine

Hi Dr. Keith, Thanks a lot for your answers and help. I am HIV+ and taking Truvada+Sustiva at 10pm... Read more »

aids and poppers&exctasy (POPPERS, ECSTASY, VIAGRA)

Hello my name is Demirhan, My lover is one of the hiv+ patient and I am trying to support him as... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV/AIDS Group Reacts to Pfizer's New Viagra Ad Campaign

...recreational use of Viagra in ads. AHF said Pfizer's ads for the drug have increased risky sexual behavior, as well as cases of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections, among men. The suit asked that Pfizer stop running ads that promote... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Australia: Viagra, Ice Linked to HIV

...dysfunction drug Viagra or stimulants like ice (crystal methamphetamine) to enhance sexual pleasure are at greater risk of acquiring HIV, according to a study presented today at the Australasian Sexual Health Conference 2008. However, the drugs... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Telling Others You're HIV Positive

...Are the Issues? General Guidelines Special Situations Getting Help What Are the Issues? When you test positive for HIV, it can be difficult to know who to tell about it, and how to tell them. Telling others can be good because: ... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Viagra, Methamphetamine and HIV Risk: Results From a Probability Sample of MSM, San Francisco

...study to evaluate the prevalence and factors of Viagra use in combination with crystal methamphetamine and its relationship to HIV risk behavior in a probability sample of men who have sex with men (MSM). They conducted a cross-sectional,... Read more »
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wondering if sex will ever be the same

Posted by anonymousgrrl3, 7 Replies
...single time. because even with a condom, i am terrified, and i feel so nasty and all i think about the whole time is "i have HIV.. i have HIB" and as i am sure you know, this ruins any romance there might be. just wondering if anyone has any... Read more »

Excessive Mastubation

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
Ever since I found out that I'm poz, I've been spending a lot more time mastubating. Is that normal? Or could it be because of the amount of time I've been spending reading posts about sexual issues? Pleasing myself has become an every day thing... Read more »

positive/negative relationships

Posted by ragazo, 8 Replies
Hi everyone I am newly diagnosed and my partner of three mo. is negative. We were so happy and on a great long term track, he said he had been through this before and he could handle it but recently he has been up and down. He seems great and happy... Read more »