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Burning Red Spots Sign Of HIV Infection

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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 »

BURNING SENSATIONS

I initially found out i had syphilis in conjunction with my hiv... probably had syphilis for... Read more »
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...fungus). The infection can travel down the throat to the esophagus (the tube that helps take food to the stomach), causing pain or burning sensations and making eating difficult. Diflucan (fluconazole) is the treatment of choice, but other drugs... Read more »
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Burning Sensation

Posted by Anonymous
...like? Is it suppose to be painful? As for me, my urine is generally warm and slightly hot at some point, could that indicate a burning sensation? Read more »

Prolongued symptoms

Posted by Anonymous
...Hi I wonder if you could help me.. I had an unprotected sexual encounter orally.. After approx 2.5 weeks I started ti gain burning sensations on the back of my neck also a bit of stiffness. I telehoned the THT as i was wary of the exposure -... Read more »

What the F%&# is it if not HIV?????

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...Dry mouth, dry eyes and dry skin 7. Elbow infection 8. Multiple rashes on neck, trunk and arms 9. Lower leg & foot pain, burning sensation, areas which feel bruised (neuropathy?) 10. Multiple fibrous papules on nose 11. Re-occurring oral... Read more »

Scared

Posted by soscared21, 7 Replies
...precum I'm sure. Anyway, so I've had a lot of symptoms over the past few weeks. I had a strange bout of neuro symptoms with burning sensations and tingling sensations that lasted pretty constantly for about a week (4.5 weeks past exposure) and... Read more »