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Burning Hands At Night Negative At 4 Months

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AIDS InfoNet

CD4 Cell Tests

...counts and the risk of death. The Bottom Line Because they are such an important indicator of the strength of the immune system, official treatment guidelines in the US suggest that CD4 counts be monitored every 3 to 4 months. See Fact Sheet 404 for more information on the treatment guidelines.
Ask the Experts

Worried about Getting infected & infecting fiancee

Dr. Frascino,I made a $200.00 donation to your foundation, concerted effort. You do an incredible service to so many, thank you.I made an incredible mistake 4 months ago at a massage parlor. Received unprotected oral & protected vaginal.3 days after...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...HIV. Herpes, for instance, requires only skin-to-skin contact to transmit the virus.Your negative HIV-antibody test at four months would be considered definitive and conclusive. As for your and your fiance's symptoms, please note that symptoms... Read more »

you convinced me I HIV negative 6 years ago, today my daughter could have AIDS

Hi DoctorIts been several years since my last post to you; below I will highlight the previous posts. As I suspected many years ago I have indeed infected my daughter with an HIV like virus, I only say hiv like virus and not hiv because of all my...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...psychiatric help you so desperately need. Finally, no, I will not "accept there are people out there that have HIV despite testing negative." Andy, take a read through the chapter in the archives entitled "I'm Positive I'm Positive." It's filled... Read more »

Dr Bob, Please save me

Dr Bob, You are a hope and inspiration everyone touched by your kindness. I feel proud to be communicating with you.Please answer my question. I'm on the brink. If you have a scale for misfortune, I'll be at the top. I'm a 36 year old married male...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...I'll proceed directly to your specific questions (because you have so many!).1.No, because you do not have HIV.2.Yes, you have ruled out HIV.3.The statistical chance that your three DNA PCRs, one RNA PCR, one ELISA, eight OraQuicks and one P-24... Read more »

neuropathy already??

Hi Im sorry I dont think this question belongs in this forum but I have been trying to get an awnser from Dr. Bob for the last 2 weeks and have not gotten any responses and am desperate. I'll understand if you dont wish to respond. I'll try and...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
This forum is exclusively for discussion of side effects of antiretroviral therapy. Read more »
Articles
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Epivir (3TC, Lamivudine)

...use in combination with other antiretroviral agents for the treatment of HIV infection in adults and in children more than 3 months old. Although the practice has not received FDA approval, lamivudine may be used to prevent health care workers... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Videx EC

...it is almost time for your next dose. Do not double up on your next dose. Generic Videx EC is available. AWP: $425.42 / month for Videx EC 400 mg capsules (generic enteric-coated $368.72 / month) Manufacturer contact: Bristol-Myers... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Zerit

...possible, unless it is almost time for your next dose. Do not double up on your next dose. AWP: $456.16 (generic $411.16) / month for 40 mg capsules Manufacturer contact: Bristol-Myers Squibb, www.bmsvirology.com , 1 (800)... Read more »
The Well Project

Understanding CD4 Cells and CD4 Cell Tests

...see how things are changing over time and with treatment. You should get your CD4 cell count checked about every three to sixmonths -- or as often as your health care provider recommends. You will need morefrequent CD4 cell tests if your count... Read more »
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So many symptoms, still negative

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...us have gone to the CDC, NIH and other centers for testing. I created this board because anyone with symptoms but testing negative are usually run of other boards and are told its all anxiety. I urge all members here to read the aidsmeds,... Read more »

Is it possible?

Posted by scared2Bpos, 5 Replies
...feel clogged up and I keep hearing ticking noises -tingling in feet and hands with electric shock feelings -severe shooting pain in hands and feet(hurts so bad I have been taking vicodin) -numbness in hands and feet -severe uncontrollable muscle... Read more »

HIV Symtptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...one on my stomach and 2 on my thighs. I'm serously freaked out. I've gone to meet a doc and he told me I need to wait for 3 months before I can do a test on HIV as I won't be able to know before that. I also do have tiredness. which I'm not... Read more »

5 months negative ... LOT of lingering symptoms

Posted by David75, 2 Replies
...I'm living in hell for the last 5 months ... While on vacation and after a couple of beers, I had a heterosexual contact with an African prostitute ( stupid me !!) Read more »