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Treating Anemia

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When to treat anemia

At what level should anemia be treated? I'm a little tired but not too bad. Should I still ask for treatment?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation inadequate iron or B vitamins in your diet this can be easily remedied by appropriately supplementing your diet. If your anemia is caused by your HIV disease -- termed anemia of chronic disease, and your are having symptoms then treatment... Read more »

When do you treat Anemia?

I have been on Combivir and Sustiva for one year, since I found out that I was positive. Since... Read more »

At what point should mild anemia be treated

I know you have answered a lot of questions about mild anemia, but I am still having a little... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet


...Anemia is also linked to a higher risk of death. Treatment of anemia seems to eliminate these risks. How Is Anemia Treated? Treating anemia depends on its cause. First, treat any chronic bleeding . This could be internal bleeding,... Read more »
The Well Project

Women, Anemia and HIV/AIDS

...determine if anemia is the problem. If so, your health care provider will look for the cause and suggest treatment options. Treating anemia improves the health and survival of HIV-positive people. Read more »
Joseph B. Molaghan, N.P., A.C.R.N.

The Facts About HIV-Related Anemia

...anemia effectively. In people with anemia due to HIV medications such as AZT, Procrit (Epoetin alfa) is quite effective in treating anemia. Patients can be given injections of 10,000 units three times a week. Currently studies are underway... Read more »
The Body PRO

Mild to Moderate Anemia Remains Common in HIV Patients

... Anemia Prevalence Among HIV Patients: Antiretroviral Therapy and Other Risk Factors (Poster 1151) Authored by J.P. Nadler, T.S. Wills, Read more »
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Anemia en primoinfeccion

Posted by Gago, 1 Reply
...y me hizo sexo oral sin proteccion ella a mi. La cuestion es que a los 9 dias me realice una analitica y me salio que tenia anemia, los leucocitos salieron en 7200 y la proporcion de linfocitos 36,5 % a las cuatro semanas del contacto me realice... Read more »

Anemia y VIH

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Es cierto que la anemia les da a los enfermos con VIH en cualquier estado de la enfermedad, asi lo dijo los doctores Steve y Santana, pero estar con Read more »

Anemia y VIH

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...hola, quera preguntar que ms o menos cuando se produce una anemia como sntoma de VIH, a los pocos meses de la infeccin? o en fases ms avanzadas? Tengo que decir que la ultima prueba Elisa me Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hola, tengo varias dudas ms: 1 la anemia puede alargar el periodo ventana? 2 me han salido unos granitos en la espalda que a veces me pican, es un sntoma o es causa del Read more »