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creatinina elevada en paciente vih

Hola nelson saludos desde chile!! Nelson soy paciente vih en tratamiento exitoso por 6 años (indetectable y cd4 700). Soy aficionado a las pesas consumo altas cantidades de proteina (2 litros leche ,atun, pollo). Hace aprox 1 año y medio mis valores ...

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creatinina elevada en paciente vih

Hola nelson te cuento mi coctel es raltegravir y kivexa, no consumo carnes rojas ni tampoco creatina , lo que si me di cuenta que consumo cercano a los 2grs en sodio (leche,atun,sal) , soy usuario cronico de omeprazol y como mucho platano segun los e...

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imodium while on pep?

Hello, i am currently on pep (kaletra and truvada) and experiencing diariah problems. Is it ok to use imodium or will it interfear with the drugs? Thanks

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magnesium ...in stribild/genvoya pill?!?

Dear Doc, thank you for your time dedication. aone quick question, I am taking vitamin c, e and d supplements with my stribild/genvoya pill, but they contain magnesium stearate as an eccipient. I was worried for possible interaction with my pill, whe...

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Weight loss and growing breast

Hi Dr I've been taking alluvia,zivodine and lamavidine for 1 and half year, everything was ohk at first later last year I've notice that I'm losing weight and I'm breast r getting bigger than before Please advice me Dr I'm scared

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Esteroides y Retrovirales

Hola Nelson, soy un venezolano en Dublin recientemente diagnosticado (4 meses) estaba buscando informacion y casualmente di contigo, lo que me hace sentirme aliviado de alguna manera... soy fiel creyente de que las cosas pasan por algo en esta vida! ...

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Que mas Chamo Nelson. Porfa necesito ayuda

Saludos Nelson, gracias por tu labor ardua y excelente de ayudar al mundo, sobre todo a nosotros y en Venezuela estamos orgullosos de tener a un experto como tu por allá, ayudándonos, guiándonos, dándonos consejos. Chamo por la situacion del pais hay...

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Should I discontinue TRT?

Dear Nelson, I am a 67 year old hiv positive man who has been on TRT for years. I have also used AS, mostly deca. Even though my last cbc in August revealed I was in the normal range for hematocrit and hemoglobin I feel as if my rbc is too high, or a...

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Do I have to stop bodybuilding because I am HIV positive?

I tested for hiv a month ago and I have been bodybuilding for years now. I'm now on treatment and wanted to know if it is possible for me to continue keeping my muscle mass by supplementing with testosterone and whey protein. Will these things mess w...

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Survival question

I know I might seem silly and a cliche, I've just been diagnosed of HIV a week ago, just started the checkup and waiting for the results, I'm single and I live in one of those developing countries that consider this illness a shame and anti ethical, ...