Apps for people living with HIV

HIV iChart – This application can search for potential drug-drug interactions between HIV medications and other medications. Results are presented as a “Traffic Light” system (red, amber, green) to indicate the recommendation. A brief summary of the interaction is given, along with a grading of the quality of evidence (very low, low, moderate, and high.) The application is available free of charge and has been developed by the HIV Pharmacology Group at the University of Liverpool through support from MSD, the Elton John AIDS Foundation and Janssen. Available for iPhone/iPad and Android.

iStayHealthy – iStayHealthy is the free Android app for people living with HIV. iStayHealthy allows people with HIV to store lab results, HIV and supplementary medications, review relevant results (CD4, CD4% and Viral Load) in simple charts, and rotate your device to see both CD4 count terms. Available for iPhone/iPad and Android.

*TheBody.com – TheBody.com is the complete resource on HIV/AIDS. This app brings you TheBody.com’s top content, including the latest news, research, personal stories from people living with HIV, and other HIV-related information on a wide array of topics. TheBody.com’s mission is to help improve the quality of life for all people living with HIV. as well as their care providers, loved ones and allies. Available for iPhone/iPad and Android.

*General Disclaimer: The Body is designed for educational purposes only and is not engaged in rendering medical advice or professional services. The information provided through The Body should not be used for diagnosing or treating a health problem or a disease. It is not a substitute for professional care. If you have or suspect you may have a health problem, consult your healthcare provider.