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Abdominal Lipohypertrophy And Abdominal Complications

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Can anti-biotic drugs complicate/interfere with HIV medication?

Dear Dr,I have been on HIV medication (Sustiva/Kivexa) for three years with success. I am generally fit and healthy although recently experienced tenderness and swelling in one testicle. After getting this checked out, my doctor prescribed...
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

North Shore University Hospital
Hello A in LondonThank you for your question and your kind words about the website.There are no drug-drug interactions between doxycycline or penicillin and the HIV medications you are taking. The side effects you may be experiencing may be from... Read more »


Hi Dr. Frascino, I was one of your patients in Sunnyvale way back in 1987 and now live in Sonoma... Read more »

a complicated syndrome

Dera Doctor,Id like to see if you can make some sense out of the syndrome that is affecting me... Read more »
Project Inform

Gynecological Complications in Women with HIV

...advanced stages, abdominal lining. Common symptoms of such inflammation involve chronic, moderate-to-severe pain, tenderness in the abdomen, irregular menstrual cycles, non-menstrual bleeding and painful and frequent urination. Like other... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Women and HIV: The Impact of Sex/Gender on Antiretroviral Therapy and Its Complications

...Sex/Gender on Response to Antiretroviral Therapy Effect of Sex/Gender on Antiretroviral Pharmacokinetics Sex/Gender and Complications Associated With HAART Summary Resources Following is a modified version of an oral... Read more »
The Body PRO

Metabolic Complications: A CROI Round-Up

...however, the increase in fat is too much of a good thing -- especially when it seems to be disproportionately centered deep in the abdomen. That some degree of abdominal fat gain is an expected consequence of antiretroviral therapy is now clear.... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


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More complications??

Posted by jrob123, 2 Replies
If you guys can please help asses my situation, it would be much appreciated. I only took 2 tests both were done the same day. 13 days post exposer I took a Rapid Antibody test, as well as a NAAT or DNA test. The Rapid came back negative, which I... Read more »

My exposure was a bit complicated, HELP!!

Posted by questions, 3 Replies
I am a gay guy and yesterday I had sex with a guy I met, I didn't suck him or anything, he sucked me though the only thing I did was fingering him in the anus, however after I pulled my finger out, and right after I did I saw blood coming out of... Read more »

Baby-boomers living with HIV

Posted by Mondo, 6 Replies
We lived through the fifties and sixties, with reminders from our parents to appreciate the things that they never had in the depression or during the war years. We survived the threat of nuclear war, free love, some yummy drugs and protest... Read more »

How do you manage your health care?

Posted by ScotCharles, 3 Replies
...incompetence. My new HIV doctor, Dr. Sampson in Hollywood, seems well intentioned, but I am never physically examined (lungs, heart, abdomen - sort of thing) and he refuses to coordinate care with my hepatologist. I haven't had a proper... Read more »