Candidiasis Folliculitis

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Is folliculitis a side-effect of Kaletra (Follow - up)

Dr. Henry, thanks for your response to my previous question. Here is a follow-up. I went back to the dermatologist after 3 weeks on Keflex 500mg 2x daily. There was much improvement, but not to the dermatologist's satisfaction. The...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...I haven't seen much folliculitis due directly to Kaletra. Folliculitis often can have a fungal component so antifungal shampoos (used as soap) or pills can be Read more »

CD4 is barely moving

Dr. Holodniy, I was diagnosed Sept. 2002. Base Line VL was 38,914 and CD4 was 26/4%. Regimen for... Read more »
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Candidiasis (Thrush)

...way to avoid an outbreak of candidiasis is to strengthen your immune system by taking antiretroviral medications (ARVs). Most candida infections are easily treated with local therapies. In people with weakened immune systems, these infections... Read more »
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Systemic Candidiasis

...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... Read more »
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IRIS: A Concern for People Starting HIV Therapy

...disease, may become aggravated by IRIS. CMV, or cytomegalovirus Crytococcal meningitis, or Cryptococcus Eosinophilic folliculitis Hepatitis B and C Herpes, or HSV Herpes zoster, or Shingles, Varicella-zoster, VZV Human papillomavirus,... Read more »
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Fluconazole (Diflucan)

...treated with skin lotions or creams. It works against several different types of fungus, including the yeast infection called candidiasis or thrush. Many germs live in our bodies or are common in our surroundings. A healthy immune system can... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I Have this horrible rash but i dont know if its HIV, when does this rash show during the stage of HIV ? is it at the later stages ? and when does psoriasis show ? Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...symptoms, but I have to wait until I get paid. I have a red bump on my leg a little smaller than a penny. It hurts. Could this be folliculitis? I've had several ingrown hairs in my pubic area and one on my thigh... and some foliculitis on my... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...Hi. I am a student doctor and I learnt yesterday in class that folliculitis is a feature of HIV+ Status. I have a few bumps on my back and legs and now I have got it in my head that I have HIV! I have Read more »

folliculitis and bump in throat??

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Is folliculitis common in early HIV (2-3 months after infection?) i have several infected follicles that itch and burn on my stomach.... I've Read more »
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