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Taking Viagra With Hiv Meds

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HIV meds & Viagra

A boyfriend I had in 1976 now lives in Miami, but he came back to NYC in 2004. Together we marched against the Republican convention, which re-nominated Bush. He still looked swell at 54, and says he still loves me, but he laments that he has...
Renslow Sherer, M.D.

Response from Renslow Sherer, M.D.

University of Chicago Hospitals
...not a danger, but there are important drug interactions with some of the antiretrovirals and Erectile Dysfunction drugs like Viagra and Cialis that you and he should be aware of, and you should only consider doing this with your doctor's... Read more »

viagra and meds

Is it dangerous for me to be taking viagra with my hiv meds? Read more »

Taking Viagra with Atripla

I take Atripla for HIV. I know that this does not prevent the spread of HIV. My partner and I... Read more »
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Hot Topics at The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, June 23, 2008

...help! I'm Shocked and Confused, but I Still Love My Partner (A recent post from the "My Loved One Has HIV/AIDS" board) My lover and I have been together for over six years. ... He's been very ill for the last bit and... Read more »
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Viracept

... Common Name: nelfinavir Brand Name: Viracept Class: HIV protease inhibitor (PI) Standard dose: 1,250 mg taken as either two 625 mg tablets or five 250 mg tablets twice daily Read more »
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Rescriptor

...complete potential side effects and interactions. Doctor Rescriptor (delavirdine) was approved for the treatment of HIV infection in 1997. The dosing regimen of this antiretroviral is a good example of the large number of pills that had... Read more »
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Aptivus

... Common Name: tipranavir (TPV) Brand Name: Aptivus Class: HIV protease inhibitor (PI) Standard dose: Two 250 mg capsules with two 100 mg capsules of Norvir, both twice daily. Must Read more »
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Let the meds begin!

Posted by Anonymous, 10 Replies
...some test results back and discovered that my CD4 has dropped significantly! 194 to be exact!! My PCP has asked that I see my HIV Specialist asap and begin meds. I've been putting off the appointment all week. I've struggled to get out of bed.... Read more »

taking hiv meds to Russia and Eastern Europe

Posted by Anonymous
...Russia and Eastern Europe this summer. I'm concerned that I might have a problem going through customs in these countries if my HIV meds are spotted. Has anyone taken their HIV meds to these countries? What happened? Any advice? Thanks! Read more »

can you live a normal life without meds if ur HIV+

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...can you live a normal life without medicines if your HIV+??? How long can live without these medicines? Read more »

Meds a Problem

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...men out there that are having problems with their meds and having sexual relations? What I mean is I'm having to take meds for hiv/aids and also anemia plus the discomfort of the meds in my stomach and now for erection problems. I feel I am the... Read more »