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What Are Home Remedies For Severe Neuropathy

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Severe Neuropathy

Dr. Boyle,I was diagnosed in 1986 and took no medication for HIV until I began having tingling in my feet and pneumonia in 1993. The neuropathy became so crippling and severe I was bedridden for two years. I have never taken any of the...
John A. Bartlett, M.D.

Response from John A. Bartlett, M.D.

Duke University Medical Center
I have used lamictal in several patients with neuropathy and some have gotten significant relief from it. It is certainly worth trying at this point along with the L-acetyl carnitine, although there is very limited data to support the use of the... Read more »

Home remedies for urethral wart

Hi Dr. Bob,I noticed that I had a small amount of blood in my semen about a month ago and... Read more »

Any good Herbal remedies to help with PN?

Hi there,I have been HIV positive since October 2007. I am healthy and I have been doing well. In... Read more »
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Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Peripheral Neuropathy

Peripheral Neuropathy (peripheral = furthest away; neuro = nerve; pathy = damage) Peripheral neuropathy (PN) -- nerve damage that causes numbness, burning, tingling and sometimes severe pain in the toes, feet and legs, and sometimes in the... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

California: HIVers Needed for Flu Remedy Study

HIV-positive Bay Area residents who have influenza can apply to enroll in a study of a new triple combination antiviral drug (TCAD) against the seasonal infection, researchers told a Nov. 10 San Francisco forum on flu and HIV/AIDS. Persons who call... Read more »
International Association of Physicians in AIDS Care

A Comprehensive Remedy for HIV/AIDS Requires Lower Drug Prices, Infrastructure Development, Training, Access, and Political Leadership

Several pharmaceutical companies announced plans in June to slash prices for their AIDS drugs as a mechanism to expand access to HIV/AIDS care in Africa. The importance of this declaration becomes even more apparent in the wake of the most recent... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Peripheral Neuropathy

What Is Peripheral Neuropathy? What Causes PN? How Is PN Diagnosed? How Is It Treated? Other Resources The Bottom Line What Is Peripheral Neuropathy? Peripheral neuropathy (PN) is a disease of the peripheral nerves. These are all the... Read more »
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Amazing Simple Home Remedies

Posted by daisey6205, 4 Replies

1. If you are choking on an ice cube, don't panic.
Simply pour a cup
of boiling water down your throat and presto! The
blockage will be
almost instantly removed.

2. Clumsy? Avoid cutting yourself while slicing
vegetables by getting
someone else... Read more »

Natural remedies? Not on meds yet....

Posted by cassiusp, 8 Replies
Not yet on meds, still have a decent T cell count. Started taking Korean Ginseng. NAC, ST Johns Wort and Lysine (collagen, I am a little paranoid about wrinkles :) ) and a good multivit. Oh and plan to start breathing meditations with my BF (he... Read more »

severe itching

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
having severe itching and allergic reaction to all bug bites
my skin has became very acne like get painful fluid filled
bumps around ears. the itching is killing me. can anybody
suggest something I can buy to relieve severe itching?
and what can I buy... Read more »

Neuropathy. Please help!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I tested negative at 3 months. But soon after that I started feeling severe pain on my legs and feet. No I dont feel anything, but is like one day in dont feel nothing the next 2 or 3 days i feel terrible pain. Can it be hiv related neuropathy? Why... Read more »