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Table 1 Current and past dietary supplement product use among 268 men and 76 women living HIV/AIDS.

From: Use of dietary supplements among people living with HIV/AIDS is associated with vulnerability to medical misinformation on the internet

  Current Supplement Use Past Supplement Use
  Men   Women   Men   Women
Products N % N % N % N %
Antioxidants 48 18 12 16 37 14 8 11
Amino acid therapy 8 3 0 0 15 6 2 3
Chamomile & other teas 48 18 10 13 27 11 6 8
Flax seed 18 8 5 6 20 8 1 1
Herbs 40 15 8 11 39 15 6 8
Immunotherapy 7 2 2 2 16 6 3 4
Macrobiotics 4 2 0 0 5 2 0 0
Micronutrient therapy 9 3 2 2 8 3 0 0
Orange juice pills 9 3 1 1 12 5 1 1
Probiotics 3 1 2 2 7 3 2 2
Selenium 12 5 4 5 18 7 1 1
St. Johns Wort 3 1 0 0 13 5 1 1
Chinese medicine 5 2 0 0 9 3 2 2
African medicine 4 2 0 0 3 1 2 2
Number of products in current use         
None 190 71 61 80     
1 25 9 3 4     
2-3 29 11 6 8     
4+ 24 9 6 8