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Taking Vitamin B12 With Hiv Meds

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Testosterone/B12/Vitamin D Tests?

Do you recommend these tests for an HIV/HCV/HBV pt? Thank you?
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
Perhaps, depending on the clinical situation. I don't normally recommend these tests in everyone as a routine screen. Read more »

Vitamin B12 injections

I have been +ve for 10 years (not on any meds), in last 6 months having been very tired. Last blood... Read more »

Vitamin B12 shots

Hey Dr. Bob,I am an underweight man in my mid 30's who has been living with the virus since before... Read more »
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Hot Topics at The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, September 7, 2010

...day. What do you know about this supplement? Does it hold any particular benefit for HIVers? Advertisement   Vitamin B 12 and My Health It's important to maintain healthy vitamin B 12 levels to reduce the risk of serious... Read more »
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HIV News & Views, August 19, 2010

...your name to yourself, that's not a problem. We look forward to hearing from you! Advertisement   Vitamin B 12 and My Health It's important to maintain healthy vitamin B 12 levels to reduce the risk of serious... Read more »
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Hot Topics at The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, June 29, 2010

...partner take post-exposure prophylaxis? Would a week of his taking my Atripla do the trick? Advertisement   Vitamin B12 and My Health It's important to maintain healthy vitamin B12 levels to reduce the risk of serious problems... Read more »
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Hot Topics at The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, July 27, 2010

...from supplementation -- especially if they're depressed and/or underweight. Could you clarify? Advertisement   Vitamin B 12 and My Health It's important to maintain healthy vitamin B 12 levels to reduce the risk of serious... Read more »
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How normal can ur life be with treatment?

Posted by roma2010, 2 Replies
im really concerned about this because i work in a grocery store which requires me to do a lot of physical work throughout the day and we are busy all the time so there's isn't really much time to rest until u clock out, i do a lot of work in walk... Read more »

just got tested positive last wed

Posted by bluewindow, 8 Replies
i am so upset, i am so scared, my partnener doesnt talk to me, i havent told anybody yet. unfortunately i have to go on a trip today and i cant cancel it. i am so despered, i dont know what that means, i ve ben reading about it for the last 2 days,... Read more »

Pre-med vitamins and nutritional supplements

Posted by DC23, 4 Replies
...Hello, I'm newly positive, and I don't yet require any meds. (My viral load is low, and my T-cells are high.) I was wondering if anyone had any advice on preventative measures to take Read more »

Preventive Antibiotics

Posted by picaropsv, 4 Replies
...not press the issue. Now he has ordered me to take a sulfite (the same I took for six months) three times a week, along with vitamin B12 (because this sulfite depleats the body of this vitamin) until my CD4s are up to 200, something that might... Read more »