Advertisement
The Body: The Complete HIV/AIDS Resource
Follow Us Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Download Our App
Professionals >> Visit The Body PROThe Body en Espanol
Read Now: TheBodyPRO.com Covers AIDS 2014
   
Ask the Experts About

Managing Side Effects of HIV TreatmentManaging Side Effects of HIV Treatment
           
Rollover images to visit our other forums!
Recent AnswersAsk a Question
  
  • Email Email
  • Glossary Glossary


Loss of libido
Aug 21, 2005

Dear Sir,my wife is having interferon coupled with ribavirin treatment for her hep C.My question was that she seems to have lost interest in sex and says that it is one of the side effects due to this medication,is that correct? can this be a possible side effect and would things return to normal once this treatment is completed? I appreciate you taking time out to answer me. Regards and thank you.

Response from Dr. Henry

This forum is for the discussion of side effects of HIV treatment. What is your wife's HIV status and which HIV drugs is she taking. Loss of libido is fairly common from the hepatitis C treatment she is receiving-often gets better once treatment is stopped. KH



Previous
Burning Sensation on Skin
Next
re: Been feeling "not right"

  
  • Email Email
  • Glossary Glossary

 Get Email Notifications When This Forum Updates or Subscribe With RSS


 
Advertisement



Q&A TERMS OF USE

This forum is designed for educational purposes only, and experts are not rendering medical, mental health, legal or other professional advice or services. If you have or suspect you may have a medical, mental health, legal or other problem that requires advice, consult your own caregiver, attorney or other qualified professional.

Experts appearing on this page are independent and are solely responsible for editing and fact-checking their material. Neither TheBody.com nor any advertiser is the publisher or speaker of posted visitors' questions or the experts' material.

Review our complete terms of use and copyright notice.

Powered by ExpertViewpoint

Advertisement