What Can I Do To Lose Weight Gain Caused By Hiv Medication

Here's a taste of what TheBody.com has to offer on this topic:
Ask the Experts

how to weight gain

How do i gain weight? i am on ARV and just loosing weight.
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Program for Wellness Restoration
...thyroid, DHEA-S) to make sure they are not low. If they are, your doctor can prescribe products to normalize those hormones. Weight gain usually occurs after that.Some doctors also prescribe nandrolone, an injection once a week at 200 mg/week, or... Read more »

Weight Gain

I and my wife are both positive. I have consistently had viral load less than 12000 and CD4 lowest... Read more »

trying to gain weight

I have been trying to gain weight for the longest time. I'm 5.11, 165lbs at this time. I take... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Wasting Syndrome

...Treated? There is no standard treatment for AIDS wasting. However, successful antiretroviral treatment usually leads to healthy weight gain. Treatments for wasting deal with each of the causes mentioned above. Reducing nausea and vomiting ... Read more »
The Body

This Month in HIV: 2009 Update on Body Shape Changes and HIV/AIDS

...likely to develop these changes than they were in the past. It may be that if people are really careful about trying to prevent weight gain and eating very healthily at the time they start their antivirals, they may be much less likely to get it.... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Body Shape Changes (Lipodystrophy)

...their medications. Fear of body shape changes keeps some people from starting ART. Insulin resistance can lead to diabetes and weight gain, and can increase the risk of heart disease. High blood fats can increase the risk of heart disease.... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV/AIDS and Lipodystrophy Treatments Part I: Treatments for Fat Gain

...study, nutrition andlifestyle changes resulted in decreased belly fat in HIV+ people. More researchis needed on low-carbohydrate diets, which have been shown to improve bloodsugar problems and visceral fat in HIV-negative people. Cardiovascular... Read more »
Related Topics