full blown aids
Sep 28, 2005
my has lose 53 lbs in 4 months, has been vomitting and can not keep food down, also she has diarrah, and has to wear diapers to help, she has infections in her ear that green pus draining out. can you give me some answers to help her, the medicine makes her sick, she is also losing her hair
Response from Dr. Henry
SOunds like a very difficult situation. The HIV specialist involved in the best person to try and treat the severe symptoms, see if there is a treatable infection involved, and see if other drugs can be used if one of the currently used meds is contributing to the symptoms. Trying to maintain nutrition/body weight is very important as well. KH
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