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Testim 1 Gel

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I'm a man in my late 40s, positive for oner 15 years and in excellent health. My viral load is undetectable and I have low T-Cells that have been on the rise for past eight months. The regimen that I'm on currently is Lexiva, Truvada and I also use...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...excellent results from long term use of PIs (usually boosted with ritonavir) both from the safety and HIV control standpoints (> 10 years in some cases) so I would say I don't share your fear of long term use of PIs. The role of Isentress... Read more »

Natural Options: Low Testosterone

Hi.I am a 38 year old HIV poz man who started testosterone therapy after diagnosis about 5 years... Read more »

Testosterone Gel and Side Effects

My doctor recently put me on Testim to combat a very low testosterone level. Was diagnosed in... Read more »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Safety Concerns Prompt Label Changes and Medication Guide Requirement for Testosterone Gel Products

... The Food and Drug Administration is requiring manufacturers of two prescription topical testosterone gel products, AndroGel 1% and Testim 1%, to include a boxed warning on the products' labels after receiving reports of adverse effects Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

2009 H1N1 Flu (Swine Flu) and You

...warm water -- that you wash for 15 to 20 seconds. When soap and water are not available, alcohol-based disposable hand wipes or gel sanitizers may be used. * You can find them in most supermarkets and drugstores. If using gel, rub your hands... Read more »
The Well Project

Questions and Answers: Microbicides Against HIV reduce the spread of HIV and other sexually-transmitted diseases (STDs). Microbicides could come in many forms, including gels, creams, suppositories, films, lubricants, sponges, or vaginal rings. They could be used in the vagina or rectum. ... Read more »

An Overview of Norvir (Ritonavir)

...AIDS and does not reduce the risk of passing the virus to other people. Dosage Form/Administration Ritonavir comes in soft gel capsule, tablet, and liquid forms. All forms are taken by mouth and should be taken with food. To improve the taste... Read more »
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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 »


Posted by LostNconfused, 5 Replies
I tested positive 3 days before Christmas and I think I am still numb to the fact. I haven't told any friends or family because I really don't know how and most are judgemental and I'm sure will walk away. But I guess if they do, then I didn't need... Read more »

H1N1 vaccine, autoimmune diseases and other illnes

Posted by snake
...Can H1N1 vaccine just recently administered, an autoimmune disease or other illness in your body delay seroconversion to HIV? Read more »

Any1 ,,, any1

Posted by MIKE7777, 1 Reply
...summer school next week" lol,, am i just worried for nothing ? I guess shes (been around) so i don't know what to think can _any1 ,,,any1 tell me Read more »