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Can You Take Bactrim For A Sore Throat

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Dear Doctor, I was tested hiv+ on 15 Dec 08 with CD4 count 150, VL49000. I have the sore throat at that time (very pain in left tonsillar ulcer already for past two months). i went to see ID doctor and my doctor did not give me the ARV...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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Hello and thanks for your post.First off, it's good to hear that you're on a very good HIV treatment and have had such an excellent response, with undetectable viral load and rising CD4 count.Trimethoprim/sulfa (Bactrim, Septra,... Read more »

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Sexually-Transmitted Infections for HIV-Positive People

STDs (sexually transmitted disease) that cause ulcerations (sores on the skin, including on or inside the genitals, mouth, or rectum) can dramatically increase the risk of picking up HIV, due to the fact that ulcers and open sores provide an easy... Read more »
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Sore Throat and Mouth Sores the Recur

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Hello would anybody have some insight for me, I had an exposure to HIV 9 months ago. Tested negative to HIV 1/2. The exposure came from a women from sex worker from korea, since then I just haven't felt right. Lots of strange symptoms. So I... Read more »

Sore throat

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I have a question regarding a persistent sore throat i have had for about seven weeks after a possible exposure (the sore throat started about a week after the incident). i tested negative at six weeks. does that at least mean the sore throat is... Read more »

sore throat for more than a week?!

Posted by leo1989, 1 Reply
Its been a little over a week that i've had this sore throat, I've developed a sore throat along with a fever 3 days after i had unprotected oral and receptive vaginal sex with an ex boyfriend. He says he's clean but now I'm worried that he's lying!... Read more »

Sore throat and HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hey there, just have a quick question for the experts. Does a sore throat have any direct relation to HIV. I've had an ongoing sore throat that just won't go away. Along with that I have a swollen node right under my ear that's pretty painful. I've... Read more »