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Burning Red Spots After Blood Splash Worried I Have HIV

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throat burning sensations with Aptripla

Firstly thank you for this great forum. I find it incredibly helpful particularly as I live in a developing country and have no support services. My question is I have been on Aptipla for about 3 months and regularly (but not every day) have a...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...examination of the throat would be helfpul to sort out. If swallowing similar size capsules and food/liquids doesn't trigger similar burning sensations then you might have an unusual reaction to the Atripla which might lead to consideration of a... Read more »

skin sensitivity - burning sensation

I have been experiencing a burning sensation on my skin lasting about a month.The sensation started... Read more »

Dr Bob - another "am I in the clear" question! Please Help!

Hey Doc - love your forum! I know what you're thinking...another "am I in the clear" question! ... Read more »
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...help you and your health care provider keep track ofhow you are doing in the following areas: Immune System Status How HIV is affecting your immune system If you need to start or switch HIV drugs Example of lab test: CD4 cell... Read more »
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Caring for Your Gut: Dealing With Diarrhea, Nausea and Other Stomach Problems if You Have HIV/AIDS

...and vegetable skins. Over the counter or prescription drugs may also be used to relieve gas. Heartburn (acid reflux) causes a burning sensation in your chest. It has nothing to do with your heart! It can happen when your stomach acid backs up... Read more »
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High Anxiety: AIDS Anxiety in the Worried-Wells and Worried-Sicks, Part Two

... Read Part One of this blog entry, posted on Sept. 3, 2010. Panic Attack: AIDS Anxiety in HIVers -- "The Worried-Sicks" Recently I received the following post from "Apollo." It graphically demonstrates an Read more »
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Tested NEG but still WORRIED WELLsss..PLS HELP

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...as well and I also notice that I have patch of redness on my tongue which is the size of about 20mm but is not painful or not burning when I eat. I was still checking the mirror every 30mints to see if it has recover. During this agony, I have... Read more »

Broken Condom New HIV strain or What? WORRIED

Posted by ademalu, 1 Reply
...than 1 year) which came out negative. I believe the DNA PCR test are for HIV 1. But the body experiencing increased sweating,burning and sweatyfeet soles and hoarse voice. I also experienced a couple of night sweats in june, july and august... Read more »

Question (spelling) question answered by Dr. Bob

Posted by josenav, 2 Replies
...day(nov/27/06) i had fever that went away in the night and the next day was like a flu but more intense, the night of nov/28/06 i had a burning sensation on my chest like on the heart, and felt really bad like if it was my blood pressure, i wanst... Read more »

Desperately seeking answers

Posted by scared_stiff_to, 5 Replies
...everything pointed to HIV! The more scared I became the more cigarettes I smoked. The following week I had a very dry mouth, burning sensation and saw a white layer on my tongue - thought it was because I was smoking so much. Looked for more... Read more »