|Burning sensation during urination.
Feb 21, 2004
For the past two weeks I have been getting a burning sensation when urinating. All tests came up negetive for any infections including a digital rectal exam. I started Viread two months ago and I am wondering if that has someting to do with it.
| Response from Dr. Henry
Very occasionally tenofovir has resulted in renal abnormalities. Your HIV doc can check your urine, electrolytes, P04 level to see if there is any kidney problem. I have had a few patients describe those same symptoms on Viread without ever figuring out why. KH
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