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Can Neuropathy Make Your Feet Sleep

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Neuropathy, suddenly

Hello, I have been poz for about 15 years. Am currently on Kaletra, Ziagen, and Viread. In the past, I have had slight inklings of neuropathy, mostly in my feet. It has been very moderate, so I haven't done anything about it. However, last...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...I have not observed acute neuropathy with either Zoloft or your current HIV regimen (for your HIV regimen there is a low risk for peripheral neuropathy which usually begins slowly and Read more »

numbness in feet

In the morning when i first get out of bed. my feet feel numb and i kinda walk like an old person.... Read more »

Neuropathy in my feet

Hello For many years I have had some significant neuropathy in my feet. My Doc and I have tried to... Read more »
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The Well Project

Peripheral Neuropathy and HIV/AIDS

...You Have PN? Early signs of PN include: Tingling Pins and needles Numbness Feet feeling like they are asleep Stumbling when you walk Feet throbbing or cramping at night Sudden sharp shooting pains It is... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Understanding and Managing Peripheral Neuropathy

...efficacy between the two doses. A total of 49 participants discontinued the study drug due to side effects, including nausea, sleepiness, and dizziness. Asquad Sultan of John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford, England, and colleagues performed a... Read more »
Project Inform

Peripheral Neuropathy

...needles sticking in", "a lit match held to my foot" or "walking on broken glass". This could be so severe that wearing clothes or sleeping under blankets is painful. Less common symptoms include dizziness, diarrhea and impotence. Symptoms of PN... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Nervous System Problems and Dementia

...legs. See Fact Sheet 555 for more information. Central nervous system (CNS) problems include depression and problems with sleeping, balance, walking, thinking, and memory. In the early years of AIDS these were all called "HIV-Associated... Read more »
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Toes are numb on both

Posted by Rivy, 6 Replies
...there somewhere that I heard of side effects. Is there anything that works to slightly ease the pain? I'm having a hard time sleeping or even taking naps without it cause some discomfort. Your suggestion would help. Thanks! Take care Rivy Read more »

Neuropathy?

Posted by ScotCharles, 1 Reply
...degenerative neuropathy. Good news is that the pain has substantially stopped. I am very tired all the time and could easily sleep all day. Has anyone of you ever had a similiar expereince? My sister has profound Charcot-Marie-Tooth syndrome... Read more »

Seroconversion and Peripheral Neuropathy

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...If so . . . for what period of time did the sensation last? How severe was it? Did you test positive before, during or after experiencing PN? And at how many weeks after exposure did you test positive? Also . . . is it common for this... Read more »

to confused re:neuropathy

Posted by uhohblita, 2 Replies
...confused, my feet started tingling from about 1 month after the "incident". this continued for a long time and kept getting worse and worse. my feet only stopped tingling if i tied Read more »