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Tesamorelin and Excess Deep Belly Fat

...itchiness were common. Joint pain and general aches and pains were also noted by volunteers. One concern from using tesamorelin is the build-up of tesamorelin antibodies in some people. Nearly all those with skin reactions tested positive for these antibodies. Their significance is unknown at this time, but the concern is that they could reduce the effects of the tesamorelin over time. During this study, these antibodies didn't appear to be...
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Weeks of Aches/Pains from anxiety?... please help!

Dr. Bob,Thank you for taking the time to read this. I have read almost all the posted questions/responses on your site and empathize with those who are scared to death and driven to obsession over possible infection. Heres my situation. Im a 27...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,This is an excellent time for me to remind all the readers that this forum was designed to address HIV-related anemia and fatigue concerns. The "am-I-infected" and "worried well" inquiries should be posted to The Body's expert forum Read more »

Donation made - pl reply re. body ache and night sweat.

Dear Doctor, I salute your courage to live life so enthusiastically your dedication to humanity is inspiring and brings a new hope and meaning to life to those who read your web page. I am from India and have today made a donation through credit...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...irrational HIV fear.2.Even though your HIV risk is minimal at best, because you are so worried, I would recommend you get HIV tested. It may well be the most effective and efficient way for you to put these unwarranted fears permanently to rest.... Read more »

New aches and pains..

I tested positive in '96 but probably have been infected since '89. At one point I had 19 T cells (at diagnosis), but now on the cocktail w/Sustiva I have 296 T cells and undetectable viral load. Problem is multiple health issues, diabetes since...
Bruce Dezube, M.D.

Response from Bruce Dezube, M.D.

Harvard Medical School
...there's no way of me diagnosing your condition over the internet, I'm concerned about neuropathies (damage to your nerves). Both HIV and many of the medications used to treat it can cause neuropathies. You do not say what medications you are... Read more »

Muscle aches - HIV induced???

Upon further research I think your answer was not entirely correct. It seems HIV itself can cause Myopathy and Myalgia with elevated creatine kinase.http://www.emedicine.com/med/topic86.htm"Peripheral neuropathies are common in patients infected...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Welcome back to the forum. First off, yes, there is an HIV-associated myopathy as well as an AZT-associated myopathy, both of which are associated with elevated CPKs. The symptoms can Read more »
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Muscle Aches and Pains

...Permanent discontinuation of d4T should be considered for anyone with confirmed lactic acidosis. Tips for Handling Muscle Aches and Pains While discontinuing a problematic drug can often solve muscle problems, that may not be an option for... Read more »
The Well Project

What Is HIV?

...unaware of your status also means that you could pass HIV to others without knowing it. For women who plan to become pregnant, testing is especially important. If a woman is infected with HIV, medical care and certain drugs given during... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV/AIDS and Lipodystrophy Treatments Part I: Treatments for Fat Gain

...triglycerides. Lipodystrophy means abnormal fat changes. It is used to describe a number ofunwanted and potentially unhealthy changes in HIV+ people including: Body shape changes Lipohypertrophy: Fat gain in... Read more »
The Well Project

Caring for Your Heart if You Have HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents Heart Disease Basics Symptoms of Heart Disease/Attack Risk Factors for Heart Disease HIV and Heart Disease Reducing the Risk for Heart Disease Taking Care of Yourself Heart Disease Basics Many... Read more »
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slight aches and pains back again

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...those body aches came back again, although not as bad. Anyone know what could be the cause. Should I still be concerned for HIV? Could body aches occur in people infected with HIV at 7 months? Read more »

slight body aches

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Hi, I tested negative at 5 months, but right now, about 11 months after the incident, I have slight body aches (my neck, legs, back, feet). Read more »

Muscles Aches

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I have such muscles aches in these two areas. How common is it to have muscle aches in these areas and not be infected with hiv? I have never experienced anything like this before. If my lymph nodes weren' so swollen I would be so worried. I am... Read more »

question for Essy

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hi Essy, glad to hear the good news. Feels good yeah? I tested negative at 5 1/2 months, so I'm putting this whole thing behind me (well, almost the whole thing, I learned a lot from this Read more »