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being mean
Nov 11, 2005

i don't have hiv but my boyfriend does. i stand by his side with everything i possible can with this but they have him on sustiva , after taking it he has been having crazy dreams, i have read other things that said that it is normal with this med. but the other day he flipped on me telling me how much he hates me and that i not there for him. i was so upset then about an hour later it was like it never happen now my feelings are hurt cause he is my world was this the meds or depression or something else . thank you for your time lori philadelphia

Response from Dr. Henry

Sustiva can cause strange mental health alternations but what you described is still unusual. Couples counseling and/or discussing with his HIV provider would be recommended. KH

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