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Author Topic: Took A Much Needed Break  (Read 1139 times)

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Offline Jerry71

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Took A Much Needed Break
« on: July 01, 2010, 06:05:18 PM »
Well a lot has happened since I was on here last and a lot of close friends have died. Back last year I went off my meds for over 6 months and my numbers dropped my CD4 went down too 18 and my VL was 9 million. Yeah about kicked the bucket not going to do that one ever again. My numbers are slowly going back up again my CD4 now is 181 and VL is 123. Still on the same reg as before nothing has changed picked up Mepron though that stuff really sucks. Hope everyone else has been doing OK.

Offline Inchlingblue

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Re: Took A Much Needed Break
« Reply #1 on: July 01, 2010, 08:58:54 PM »
It's good you learned your lesson Jerry, treatment interruptions just don't work.

I think in the future there will be drugs that last longer in the system that will allow for less frequent dosing but for now it's once a day.

Offline RAB

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Re: Took A Much Needed Break
« Reply #2 on: July 01, 2010, 09:32:55 PM »
Hey Little Buddy:

(can I say that to someone who towers a good foot above me?)

This is my third attempt to post to this thread, so I'm not holding out much hope. Something is terribly wrong!  But that's a topic for another thread.

It's good to hear from you.

Sorry to hear your numbers headed South so fast, but it's good to hear that your VL has dropped so dramatically and that the meds are appear to be doing their job.

RAB

(Who's struggling mightily with this web site lately.)   ???


Offline RapidRod

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Re: Took A Much Needed Break
« Reply #3 on: July 01, 2010, 09:38:09 PM »
Hey Jerry glad to see you back. Hang in there, you can do it. It isn't like you haven't been through a lot in the last several years yourself.

Rodney

Offline Jody

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Re: Took A Much Needed Break
« Reply #4 on: July 01, 2010, 10:06:06 PM »
Good to see you're doing better Jerry and welcome back.

Jody
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Offline skeebo1969

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Re: Took A Much Needed Break
« Reply #5 on: July 01, 2010, 10:36:58 PM »


  Hey Jerry, glad you are doing better and welcome back.
I despise the song Love is in the Air, you should too.

Offline Matty the Damned

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Re: Took A Much Needed Break
« Reply #6 on: July 01, 2010, 10:39:31 PM »
Hey Jezza! Nice to see you back baby. :)

MtD

Offline anniebc

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Re: Took A Much Needed Break
« Reply #7 on: July 01, 2010, 11:21:41 PM »
Hey Jerry

It's good to see you back and back on track...keep up the good work.

Hugs
Jan :-*
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Offline Hellraiser

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Re: Took A Much Needed Break
« Reply #8 on: July 01, 2010, 11:45:53 PM »
picked up Mepron though that stuff really sucks.

Welcome back and yes yes it does
« Last Edit: July 01, 2010, 11:47:26 PM by Hellraiser »

 


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