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Systemic Candidiasis

Table of Contents Cause Diagnosis Treatment Antifungal Drugs and Pregnancy Side Effects The Problem of Antifungal Resistance Drug Interactions Preventing Fungal Infections Naturally Chart for Treating Candidiasis Candidiasis is a fungal infection and among the most common conditions seen in people with HIV. While candidiasis is a rather common condition in general, it's often the first illness and sign that HIV disease is...
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Frequent urination after atripla

It's been 2 days since I started atripla and I pee a lot. Why is that?...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Atripla would rarely cause polyurua within two days of starting but sometimes the nervous system side effects can have odd manifestations such as urinary frequency. More often there may be other issues such as high blood sugar or urine infection... Read more »

Frequent Urination But Small Amount?

Hi hope someone can help me on here. For the past few days, and rather suddenly, I started having a strong constant urge to pee, to the point that I would go every few minutes. It kept me awake at night too. I thought I would rule out any possible...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Many conditions can cause urinary frequency. Many non-HIV drugs can create a sense of urgency (your Atripla might but would be usual after doing well for a year) as can many bladder problems that are not infections (such as interstitial cystitis),... Read more »

Urinating frequently

Is urinating frequently associated with hiv or treatment(atripla)...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Frequent urination is common in the general population. In the absence of renal problems related to the tenofovir there has not been a clear link between Atripla and bladder/urinary tract dysfunciton. KH... Read more »

FREQUENT URINATION

I am HIV patient(33 years,male) and getting frequent urination is that symptoms for diabetes.Can you tell me which test i should go for to know?And please let me know what is the appropriate drug for me....
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Frequent urination can be a sign of diabetes that can be easily checked for with a urine or blood test for glucose. More often it is due to urinary tract irritation from a number of possible causes such as an infection, prostate problems in men,... Read more »
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Frequent urination=STD??

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Hi all,
I have been urinating frequently for about a week now. I would say I have to go about every hour, even during the night. I have no pain or burning sensation when urinating, and I ususally let out a good amount of urine. I was in a... Read more »

Urine ELISA Tests

Posted by Anonymous
Hi All, About 2 months ago I had protected inter-course with a SW. ABout 4 days later I ended up with loose bowel movements, night sweats, exzema on my fingers, a sore throat which lasted for a week when away and then came back three weeks later. ... Read more »

Candidiasis, aver si me sacas de la duda dani.

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Dani, tengo entendido ke la candidiasis es una infeccion muy comun que no tieen ke estar relacionada forzosamente con el vih, ahora bien, es normal desarrollar candidiais un paciente 4 meses despues de la relacion de riesgo ( contando con que... Read more »

Sobre candidiasis

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Es posible adquirir la candidiasis oral aun no estando infectado? es posible ke la bajada de defensas debio a la sodamizacion de creer ke estas infectado provoque la candidiasis? tengo un negativo a las 8 semanas, mi riesgo fue sexo oral. Gracias y... Read more »