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hands tremor
Mar 4, 2002

HI, Doc, I am currently on Sustiva Agenerase,Abv,Norvir,paxil,neurontin and trazodone, 3 wks.ago I started with hands tremor, and 1 month ago with pruritus in my legs, could it be medications interactions or toxicities?

Response from Dr. Henry

You are on a complex regimen and must have some neuropathy already (on neurontin). Tremor can be seen with a few meds though conditions such as Parkinson's (regular or related to a drug side effect). The time course of when these meds were started versus when the various problems arose is important. If would recommend an evaluation by an HIV experienced neurologist as well as a visit to your HIV doc to look at the rash (common with Agenerase, Abacavir, and Sustiva). KH

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