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The Well Project

Side Effects of HIV Drugs

...called Stevens-Johnson syndrome. Call your health care provider immediately if you experience a bad rash or a rash together with any of the following symptoms: fever, lack of energy, excessive tiredness, muscle or joint pain, blisters, blisters in the mouth, and pink eye. Liver Problems Some HIV drugs can cause liver problems. It is believed that women and people over the age of 50 are at a higher risk of developing liver problems....
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Oral Health- warts on tongue & fever blister

i have been on altripla for 25 days and within the last 5 days have pumps on sores on my tongue and a fever blister. some of the sores on the tongue are flat and white and seemed to be able to wipe off. I noticed pumpson the back of my throat and...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Immune recovery related flare-ups can be seen when starting effective HIV treatment resulting in more skin rashes or oral complaints during the first weeks/months on treatment. There are a number of Read more »

mouth sores

Hi DoctorThanks for your informative site. I am a 38 year old male who has been positive 5 years. I have been on sustiva and truvada with good success. CD4 is 450 and still climbing. The reason for my post is that I have had over the last...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...ulcers,herpes simplex, other infections, chemical or heat injury and other conditions can cause a painful sore ont he tongue/roof of mouth. Relief can often be provided by a topical anesthetic plus someimes a topical steroid after you have been... Read more »

Transparent 'blisters' inside under lip (mouth)

Dear doc, I have small blisters (transparent) inside my mouth, behind my under lip. Under my tongue are also rough pieces of 'meat', it looks more irregular than normal. Do you think these spots are OI? Is it usual?
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
...You don't say whether you are HIV+ or not, but assuming you are, these transparent blisters could be herpes. The "rough" spots are hard to figure out from your description, and you don't say whether any of these problems Read more »

sores in mouth and on hands and feet

Dear Mark Holodniy,I am in my late 20s, have been positive for three years, and have been on Atripla for nearly one year. I am undetectable, and my with cell count around 550-600. I recently got a cold. My tongue is swollen, have a sore throat and...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
...Unlikely to be specifically related to the HIV virus. Possibilities include viral infections like coxsackie virus or bacterial infections like syphilis, among others. Read more »
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AIDSinfo

An Overview of Rescriptor (Delavirdine)

...effects, delavirdine can cause some unwanted effects. Serious side effects of this medicine include severe skin rash accompanied by blisters, fever, joint or muscle pain, redness and swelling of the eyes, sores in the mouth, and swelling; serious... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Herpes Simplex (Cold Sores and Genital Herpes)

...open sore. There is no cure for herpes. It is a permanent infection. People with herpes have occasional outbreaks of painful blisters. When each outbreak ends, the infection becomes latent for a while. People with HIV have more frequent and more... Read more »
The Well Project

Cancers

...bruises) May resemble "blood blisters" (lesion involves growth of blood vessels) May be swelling around lesion (lymphedema) Oral cavity (inside of mouth): Trouble eating and swallowing Gastrointestinal tract: Diarrhea Cramping ... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV Drug Chart/Overview

...organproblems, including liver failure), Stevens-Johnson syndrome (severe skin rashaccompanied by fever, fatigue, muscle or joint aches, blisters, facial andtongue swelling) Special Considerations: Contact your health care... Read more »
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lip sores unprotected oral hiv risk

Posted by smkl, 1 Reply
...sore on the inside of her lips- it was not red or yellow, but just as the same texture and color as her skin. Also, she had blisters on her fingers and palm which she claimed was due to a bad waxing job done- which I had initially accepted- but... Read more »

stressed out with the incident

Posted by john1976, 1 Reply
...i met this girl who i knew just few hours back with my business associates. she has a family . i had a very small blister on back of my tongue ad we kissed for some time no tongue to tongue contact only just lips with wet kissing . this was done... Read more »

Please need respond

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...have all this problems..I have reacuring couth,my tounge is swallen and white, mucle jerking,pins and needles (24hours a day) blisters in mouth,...I've had 2 HIV tests in the past 2 months and they all came back negative.....I'm very worried...I... Read more »

Herpes=HIV??!??!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I read that people with HIV have more Herpes outbreaks. I've never had herpes that I know of. Ever. No blisters...anywhere....ever. Im still paranoid about HIV and now I have this kinda burning/stinging sensation at the corner of my mouth. Read more »