Diahrrea...for a year,or for life?
Sep 24, 2006
I was on zerit,kaletra,viread...and i had diahrea for a year,then the Doc changed zerit to retrovir cos of lipoatrophy...i am still with diahrea,getting thinner,my ass looks like a raisin,when will this lipo....stop?i prefer to die...i look like a old woman...no fat under my skin,my legs hurt...is this life ?
Response from Dr. Henry
Both Kaletra and Viread can cause loose stools. Retrovir may not help the fat problems from Zerit much . I would discuss with your HIV specialist whether other drugs are an options for you and whether your loose stools can be evaluated or better treated. Diet and exercise and hormone evauations may help some. KH
Get Email Notifications When This Forum Updates or Subscribe With RSS
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.