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Is it ok to take Valtrex and stribild?

Is it ok to take stribild and Valtrex ? Im a lil nervous

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Effects of pep

Doc.can PEP drugs alter with my phsical appearance perhaps my face?I'm on my 7th day on PEP

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CHANGING THE SCHEDULE

Doctor is it wrong to change the time of taking PEP I have been taking them during the morning hours but i have a feeling the side effects are really messing my day up can i change to start taking them in the night hours?

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10 Words or Less

I was diagnosed HBsAg non reactive (0.23) means pls reply? My English not good

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Shingles and breastfeeding

I have shingles and Im breastfeeding. The blistered popped two days ago but they havent scabbed up yet. They almost look raw. How do I know when Im a 100% not contagious so I can continue to nurse on the effected side?

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What is this method?

I make anal sex and condom is broke. So I go to doctor and this doctor pay to me TENVIR EM and DTV 50 .He say to me ,You will start 72 hours, so I start in 39 hours. So May I went to known this is safe for me or not safe. This medicine is prevention ...

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substitutes for genvoya

My gf is currently on this med and is not allowed milk thistle due to it's counter effects what would be the best option for her

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Long term medication

Hi, If medication can make viral load undetectable, and one is adherent, then what causes viral load to increase at some point later in life? I mean why cant the medication always keep the viral load undetectable? And if it did that, then wouldnt thi...

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I forgot what it's like to have a normal bowel movement

This is a good news report that raises a question. I was diagnosed in 2003 after several weeks of dehydration due to uncontrollable diarrhea and vomiting. My T-cells were under 300 and vl 100,000+ While the meds quickly started raising my cd4 and dro...

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Yellow Fever

Hello Doctor. Im soropositive, CD4 635 and Viral Load Indetectable, can I take Yellow Fever Vaccine? In Brazil We R having a big problem because we have a big ecological tragedy in Minas GErais.. Im afraid to take it cause some people are having reac...