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10 Questions to Ask Yourself Before You Begin HIV Treatment


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8. How can I expect to feel on this regimen?

Don't be surprised if your clinician only seems to talk about the likeliest medication side effects instead of the full range of possible ones. Maybe she or he fears that you are impressionable and talking about them will scare you off, or will make you think you have them when you actually don't.

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