Is ARS Rash Itchy

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Itchy rash Vs Non Irch Rash in ARS

One question Dr. that I hope you can answer: Can you tell us why the Rash associated with ARA doesn't Itch or have pain???. I had a low risk exposure (Oral Sex - received and performed) and I have not been tested for HIV - If you can provide a...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...immunologic in origin. Different persons have different immune responses to viral infections. In some patients, the rash may itch (? IgE or mast cell triggered) and in others there may be no itching. KH Read more »

extremely itchy bumps on arms & legs

I have been positive since Dec 1999. Began medication 3 years ago. First it was Sustiva & Truvada,... Read more »

hiv/itchy skin

I'm hiv positive since 1996 I've been having problems w/my skin for over 10 years a very strong... Read more »
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Rescriptor

...effects and toxicity: Most common side effects include headache, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, fatigue, elevated liver enzymes, and itchy skin or rash. A serious side effect of the NNRTI class is rash, which can be life-threatening. Most rashes... Read more »
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DNCB (Dinitrochlorobenzene)

...a week to a 2-inch square area. Then the area was bandaged and kept dry for 10 hours. After the first skin response (a red, itchy rash), the strength of the DNCB solution was lowered. Instructions for using DNCB originally provided by DNCB Now!... Read more »
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An Overview of Fuzeon (Enfuvirtide, T-20)

...in the mouth, constipation, cough, depression, diarrhea, eye infection, flu-like illness, fatigue, herpes simplex infection, itchy rash, loss of appetite, muscle pain and weakness, pain and tingling in the hands and feet, nausea, nervousness,... Read more »
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An Overview of Selzentry (Maraviroc, Celsentri)

...possible liver problems and cardiac events, an increased risk for some infections, and a slight increase in cholesterol levels. Itchiness, rash, and abnormal blood levels may precede liver problems. If these issues are experienced, a doctor... Read more »
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