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Atripla and Testim

I started taking Atripla about 2 weeks ago and had tough time adjusting to it. I think I had all the side-effets except the rash which i'm told may come later. A month prior to starting Atripla I was using Testim to help me gain weight and...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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Thanks for your post.There are no significant interactions between the components of Atripla (tenofovir, FTC or efavirenz) and testosterone products, like Testim.BY... Read more »

Testim

How many hours after applying Testim to the upper arms must pass before a female can touch them?... Read more »

Acne on Testim

Nelson,I have been on testim at two tubes a day. I am breaking out on my chest and back and dont... Read more »
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The aim of the current study was to explore the sexual and risk-taking behavior of British backpackers in Australia and to investigate the influences of substance use and social settings upon sexual behavior abroad. In hostels in Sydney and Cairns,... Read more »
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Starting HIV Therapies: Adherence Conference Excerpts, Part 1 of 3

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medication, thinking to stop taking it:

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
What would happen if i decide to stop taking my medication that i am on, Combovir & Sustiva? Would i get really sick & the disease would progrest to the point that i would die?

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What vitamins should I take?

Posted by tommyga
Hey, newly positive. I'm not currently on any meds, but would like to go ahead and start with some vitamins. I'm a 28 yo male, any thoughts on what to take? Read more »

Taking the test

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I want to take the Hiv test should I go to my HMO or to a clinic like Planned Parenthood ? please reply .

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Poz and taking workout supplements??

Posted by Vegas, 1 Reply
Newly diagnosed and after the acute part a little weak. I used to go to the gym religiosly 3-4 times a week and ready to go back. Does NoXplode or testosterone boosters (GNC brands) effect the antiretroviral pills we all are on? Advice would be... Read more »