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HIV test and vitamin C interaction

I have had a risky relation in feb 2009 and have been taking 1000 mg (1g)of Vitamin C almost everyday since that time. I have had several HIV tests (at 3 weeks, 3 months, 6 months, 10 months) and have all been negative. 1- Is this due to the fact...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello Vitamin C Guy,1. No, it's not due to vitamin C. It's due to your not being HIV infected.2. No. Vitamin C is not a magician that hides things Read more »

Taking vitamin c does this help an hiv infected person?

I just recently found out i am hiv pos .. my t cell count is 1100 and my viral load test was 7000..... Read more »

Serocomversion delay by vitamin C

Could taking excessive amounts of vitamin c past bowel tolerance delay seroconversion? Read more »
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Vitamins and Minerals

...Antioxidants , including beta-carotene (the body breaks down beta-carotene to make Vitamin A), selenium, Vitamin E (Tocopherol), and Vitamin C. Magnesium and Zinc What About Other Supplements? In addition to vitamins and minerals, some... Read more »
The Well Project

Lactic Acidosis and HIV/AIDS

...Lactic Acidosis? Lactic acidosis can develop when your cells make too much lactic acid orwhen your liver isn't working properly. HIV drugs in the nucleoside reversetranscriptase inhibitor (NRTI) class can sometimes cause these problems: ... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

HIV and Hepatitis C Co-Infection

... Are you HIV positive and newly diagnosed with hepatitis C (Hep C)?Do you have one virus and think youmight be infected with the other? Read more »
The Well Project

Caring for Your Liver if You Have HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents Liver Basics Symptoms of Liver Damage Tests for Liver Damage The Liver and HIV Liver Disease and Women Caring for Your Liver Taking Care of Yourself Liver Basics Your liver is one of the Read more »
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Xango and hiv testing

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...consuming Xango, the natural juice that has been said to have a lot of good stuff in it, can it affect the results when testing for hiv antibodies? The producers of Xango state that it boosts the immune system.. Anyone knows anything about... Read more »

what are the odds ?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...time I tested was over a year ago and I was negative. I am in good shape non drinker but I smoke 1/2 a pack each day. I take Vitamin C and have a juice machine that I use quite often. I have HPV but none are present. I am white male will be 40... Read more »

VITAMIN DEFICIENCY !!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...recently erection diffuculties,im a 51 yr old white male,my question is,,,,has anyone ever heard of these being symptoms due to hiv infection? thanks and i hope to have replys. Read more »

HIV Ghost Reappears...

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...disappeared, but swollen glands remain for almost 2 months. Went to see the doctor again, and he thinks its viral, and recommended Vitamin C and Flax Oil. But I am soooooo afraid that I got HIV since these glands are hot, burn, and are swollen... Read more »