HIV & hormone therapy?

Questions about mixing hormones and HIV meds? Dr. Demetre gives tips for how people living with HIV can transition safely.

For transgender women, under the care of a trained medical professional, you can safely transition with hormone therapy while on antiretrovirals (ARVs). Your doctor can work with you to find the right drug combination to ensure you stay healthy and your transition is not negatively affected.

 

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