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When Is It Time To Take Hiv Meds

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if one is wrongly diagnose three times and take hiv meds

Doc if one is diagnose three times and test prove false positive of HIV+ and put on HIV medications for about three to four months,are the signs like nausea and vomiting regarding to some medicines an HIV+ who is to take the medicine will experience...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Side effects from HIV meds are often worse if one is HIV+ and has a low CD4 count or already sick. Side effects from specific HIV meds generally resolve Read more »

RE: How timely do HIV meds need to be taken

I've been on Atripla for nearly three years now, and I also travel a good deal. My method is... Read more »

How timely do HIV meds need to be taken

Hi, I'm newly diagnosed,and I've not yet started on any meds. I travel a lot with work. Often... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Moscow Times Examines How Drug Shortages in Russia Are Leading Doctors to Prescribe Replacement HIV/AIDS Meds to Patients

... In Russia, some patients living with HIV/AIDS, whose regular drug therapy was replaced by "another, less preferable drug," are bringing lawsuits against state-run treatment Read more »
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What Is HIV?

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Tahitian Noni (Herbal juice) and Atripla

Posted by gqman119
...drinking Tahitian Noni juice. I have 3 boxes full of it. Super expensive drink. What to do? does anyone else take herbal drinks or meds while taking meds for HIV at the same time? What have you heard? Read more »

Need help with getting meds in NY

Posted by michiamano
...have enough. I will send him some of this stuff but don't know if he will get all this in time. Is it possible to get HIV meds in NY without receipts and huge amounts of money? The problem is we are not Americans, we are from Russia. Thank you... Read more »

Experience sought with med starting times...

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...Have you started meds early in infection or later after an OI, low CD4? Can you share experience? Trying to figure best time to begin and what are Read more »

PAYING FOR TREATMENT

Posted by luckyone
...does anyone know how i can have my hiv meds paid for during the times my health insurance is not in effect due to winter layoff time from my job i just got my lab numbers Read more »