|sever abdomin swelling
Oct 11, 2006
Hi I have been HIV positive for about ten years. I have been taking meds for about eight out of the ten. I have just recently experienced some sever abdominal swelling and have been to see a gastro sp. for this problem, and after several tests still do not have any answers. I was woundering if any of the meds I have been taking could have caused this? the meds are as follows, viread 300mg, sustiva 600mg, and epivir 300mg. please let me know if the doc should be looking for a med side affect or keep running tests.
| Response from Dr. Henry
Depends on what aspect of your abdomen is involved. Do you have liver swelling, pancreas, or gall bladder problems? Do you have increases in intra-abdominal fat (sometimes due to HIV medications), increased gas, or other anatomical clues as to which organ in the abdomen is involved with the swelling? KH
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