Jan 8, 2004
Is it possible to get a rash from Sustiva even if I've been on it for over 4 years. I noticed about a 3/4 inch spot on my jawline, it is pinkish red, not purple at all and gets scaley, flakey. I also now have an isolated "pimple" all by itself on the top of my right hand for about 4 or 5 weeks now that wont go away. Any comments about these things?
| Response from Dr. Henry
Though it is possible that Sustiva in some way is contributing to the skin problem you describe, it is so localized that I would guess that some other problem is the likely cause. If your HIV doc is stumped then a referral to the local friendly skin specialist may help. KH
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