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Hemograma detecta vih?

Buenas noches, soy vih positivo hace 5 años que me diagnosticaron hasta ahora indetectable y cd4 en 670, estoy aplicando para una hipoteca pero me mandaron a hacerme un hemograma y examen de orina. Se detecta el vih xon estas pruebas o dan alguna ale...

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Juven protein supplement alternative

Dr prescribed Juven for my grandfather. It is so expensive. Is there an alternative I could purchase from my local nutritional store? It must have (per serving): L-Arginine 7gm, L-Glutamine 7gm, sugar free, minerals are optional. Can you help me?

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Egrifta and Serostim

Nelson, We met several times when I lived in Houston. I live in ATL now. I have been HIV+ since 1985 and 52yo currently and never any problems except for Zerit side effects until now. Have been on Atripla for maybe 10 yrs. Last few months I was diagn...

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HIV Meds and Growth Hormone Peptides

Hi Nelson: I have a question that most of people do not have the courage to ask their doctors. However, some doctors might not necessarily know the right answer. Can a person on antiretroviral drugs take peptides, for better performance at the gym or...

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Orlistat, Kaletra, Truvada

Buenas tardes saludos desde Mexico estoy en tratamiento desde hace 6 años con Truvada y Kaletra. Las tomo así: 1 Truvada+ 2 Kaletra a las 10:00hrs 2 Kaletra a las 22:00hrs También tomó una de orlistat después de la comida a las 15:30hrs. Está toma po...

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My viraday and belly fat

Dear Nelson: Thank you for taking the time and reading my post. I hope you can help me out. I was diagnosed positive in March and was placed on viraday. My last lab results were as follows: vl dropped to 97 and cd4 increased to 624. This is beginnin...

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is hiv curable at early stages?

Hi, I don't know I have hiv infection. If it is positive can it be curable at early stages wich is detected in 10 days? Is there FDA approved scientific method in curing HIV at early stages?

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Decrease of size of buttocks and private parts

Hi Sir, I am aging with HIV for 9 years and in medication (trustiva (tenofovir disproving fumarate, emtricitabine& efavirenz). 1) I have huge buttock loss causing difficulty to sleep due pain when I sleep or sit for long time. 2) I am facing numbness...

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Genvoya meds

Hola Buenos días Soy ciudadano rumano pero vivo en España Barcelona de hace 2 años acá me atendieron por el hiv y también empeze la medicación Tengo una duda . Yo quiero viajar a los Estados Unidos Miami . Y me quiero quedar más tiempo . Decir como 6...

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Prostate Cancer and Testosterone

Hey Nelson, thanks so much! is now a lot time asking you and follow you advice when I'm doubts. The case is that know I have a Testosterone Low. 290, I'm feel so weak because also I have low Iron because I have a gastric bypass. I started Modifil to ...