|bROWN SPOTS ON MY SKIN
Apr 20, 2012
HELLO DOCTOR BY, I AM CONCERN ABOUT SOME BROWN SPOTS ON MY SKIN , THEY COME AND GO AWAY, I NOTICE 1 RIGHT AFTER I STARTED THE MEDS (9 MONTHS AGO) AND IT WENT AWAY, NOW I SEE SOME OTHERS BUT THEY COME AND GO , THEY ARE VERY SMALL, I AM AFRAID , WHAT DO YOU THINK IT IS? MY VL IS UNDETECTABLE AND CD4 859.
| Response from Dr. Young
Hi and thanks for posting.
What you describe doesn't sound too worrisome to me. Indeed, if you're taking a regimen with FTC, it's possible that it's a minor side effect associated with this medication.
Nevertheless, it would be prudent to let your health care provider know of your symptoms- perhaps just at your next scheduled visit.
Be well, BY
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