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Can An Allergic Reaction Cause Thrush

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allergic reaction

my friend has been on truvada and stocrin treatment for little more than a month now, and developed an eye infection, and sore feet, making it painfull to walk, itchy hands swolen lips and slightly swolen foreskin, can this be a possible side effect...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
The symptoms you describe could be related to the Truvada/Stocrine but most often would be due to some other process so clinical evaluation recommended. KH Read more »

Allergic Reaction

I keep getting an allergic reaction to my meds. I have been on Lexiva, Norvir and Sustiva. The... Read more »

Allergic Reaction to Bactrim

I recently developed a rash after finishing a 7 day course of Bactrim for an infected wound. I'm... Read more »
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Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Allergic Reactions and Other General Cautions

...covered. We encourage you to do more research into any herb you intend to include among your treatments. Some herbs may cause allergic reactions, especially for people who suffer from hay fever or other plant-related allergies. That said, anyone... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

FDA to Recommend That Doctors Conduct Genetic Screening Before Prescribing Antiretroviral Abacavir to Reduce Allergic Reactions

...that urges physicians to conduct genetic testing before prescribing GlaxoSmithKline 's antiretroviral drug abacavir to reduce allergic reactions in people taking the drug, the New York Times reports. The recommendation to conduct genetic... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Candidiasis (Thrush)

... What Is Thrush? Can It Be Prevented? How Is It Treated? Natural Therapies The Bottom Line What Is Thrush? Candidiasis is a common Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Ziagen (Abacavir)

...always take abacavir sulfate as prescribed by their doctors. Contraindications Individuals who have experienced a serious allergic reaction (hypersensitivity reaction) to abacavir sulfate (in Ziagen, Epzicom, or Trizivir) should not take this... Read more »
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allergic reactions

Posted by TRex, 2 Replies
...Has anyone who is HIV positive had a lot of allergic reactiosn to antibiotics? I had two allergic reactions (the Bactrim one was the one who made me ask for the HIV test).the other one is Keflex. I am on Augmentin now and woke up with Read more »

causes for thrush?

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...have tested negative for HIV twice in the last 6 months but am not sure if the tests were accurate as I continue to have oral thrush. I know it's thrush because I keep scraping it off and it grows right back, also it looks like all the pictures... Read more »

symptoms stong enough to go the emergency room

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
I have read that some people have no symptoms at all and some may have symptoms strong enough to go the emergency room. Is there ANYONE in here that experienced symptoms strong enough to go the emergency room and what were they. Will anyone share? Read more »

Reply for Anonymous 5/28/02 03:49 PM

Posted by KitG, 1 Reply
...remember getting bitten by any bugs! But people can react to those in different ways and there is a link between stress and allergic reactions, so maybe that could explain it. 2 weeks of night sweats light around collar Yes I had some night... Read more »