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Affect Of Hiv On Breathing

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bad breath

have been takenh Atrpla for abou 6 monts now and was wondering if it was a side affect from the meds ?...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Good question. I have had scores of patients on Atripla and don't recall new bad breath as a complaint voiced by any of them. To my knowledge bad breath (halitosis) has not been reported as a problem clearly linked in Atripla. Halitosis is... Read more »

drug strength affected by HIV meds?

I have bone pain on a regular basis after many specialists, and many non-allergic medications, we... Read more »

shortness of breath

hi,i been having shortness of breath,sic 2001 little by little!i had 2 strokes back 2 back,from... Read more »
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7/9, New York, NY: Spiritual HIV Support Dinner Forum for all affected by HIV and AIDS

Posted by bartleby
Spiritual HIV Support Dinner Forum for all affected by HIV and AIDS
Monday, July 9
6:30pm - 9:00pm
The Riverside Church NYC
90 Claremont Avenue, Room 10T
New York, NY

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm / Light Refreshments and Networking
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm / 90 Minute... Read more »

Can't breath...

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
The girl from this summer who had an HIV test and from whom I received unprotected oral had a doc appt for results today for HIV, red blood cell count, white blood cells, platlets, etc... to see why she is so tired... It was at 5pm and it's now... Read more »

pain when deep breathing

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hi guys,
I had and encounter with a prostitute without condom which has put me at risk with HIV and have made an appointment to get tested next week.
Im at the end of my 8th week.
My symptoms have included a sore throat. At first first I thought I was... Read more »

dear gmanbil Can HIV affect the liver?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
dear gman,hiv itself affect the liver,while NOT on meds?,
my liver enzymes are always recent DNA PCR WAS NEG,for HIV.

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