Can Hiv Cause Morning Sickness

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Ask the Experts

Morning Sickness is not just for pregnat women!

Dear Dr. Henry,When I found out that I have AIDS (CD4 count 18 and viral load 250,000) this past April, I had several symptoms that lead me to my doctor: nausea in the morning was one of many. I was started out immediately with Sustiva and Combivir....
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Some patients seem cursed with continued annoying side effects such as nausea which can be vexing to work around. The AZT part of Combivir often contributes to that but apparently not in your case. I know when I took Sustiva with 2 other usually... Read more »

Morning Sickness

I've been POZ since Dec. '97. I take Combivir and Viramune, no other meds. I wake up some... Read more »


Hi Doc,HIV positive CD4 78, viral count 38000 and on treatment combivir+Kaletra, feeling kind of... Read more »
The Well Project

Caring for Your Gut: Dealing With Diarrhea, Nausea and Other Stomach Problems if You Have HIV/AIDS

...available everywhere. Nausea, vomiting, and anorexia can be particularly problematic for pregnant women who may be experiencing morning sickness because of their pregnancy. Ways to cope with nausea include: Eating dry crackers Eating small... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

You Can Have a Healthy Pregnancy if You Are HIV Positive

...check with your doctor for the most up-to-date information. When Should You Start Anti-HIV Drugs? "Nothing is worse than morning sickness right after you've swallowed your meds." If you are not already taking anti-HIV drugs, doctors generally... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Herbal Therapies Used by People Living With HIV: Ginger

...primarily used to combat nausea and other gastrointestinal problems. Studies have shown that it may be an effective treatment for morning sickness and post-operative nausea. People with HIV may use ginger to combat nausea associated with drug... Read more »
Project Inform

Coping with Nausea

...Food Practical Issues Everyday Causes? Anti-Nausea Medications Switching or Stopping Therapy A Note on Pregnancy and "Morning Sickness" Conclusion Nausea, or feeling sick to your stomach, is a common but uncomfortable condition.... Read more »