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Cause Of Burning Skin Sensation

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Burning Sensation on Skin

I have been taking a triple drug regimen: Epivir 300mg; Viramune 200mg(2); Reyataz 200mg(2) for two years. Last year I noticed an intense burning sensation on my arm as if I had been burned by a hot iron or stove. This year it has been on a part of...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
It seems unlikley that your symptoms are due to one of your HIV drugs from the description your provide. I would seek a consultation by a neurologist to sort out what could be causing the unusual distribution of your symptoms. KH Read more »

skin sensitivity - burning sensation

I have been experiencing a burning sensation on my skin lasting about a month.The sensation started... Read more »

Skin burning and tingling

i was diagnosed HIV+ in OCT 2006.CD4 was 375, virus load was 675,000The doctor put me on nevitro,... Read more »
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Peripheral Neuropathy and HIV/AIDS

Table of Contents What Is Peripheral Neuropathy? What Causes PN? Who Is at Risk of Developing PN? How Do You Know if You Have PN? PN Treatments Finding Support References What Is Peripheral Neuropathy? ... Read more »
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Caring for Your Gut: Dealing With Diarrhea, Nausea and Other Stomach Problems if You Have HIV/AIDS

Table of Contents Gut Basics The Gut and HIV Diarrhea and HIV Coping With Diarrhea Nausea, Vomiting and Anorexia Gas, Bloating and Heartburn Taking Care of Yourself Gut Basics The gut includes the stomach, small... Read more »
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An Overview of Zerit (Stavudine, d4T)

STAV-yoo-deen Brand Name: Zerit Other Name(s): BMY-27857, Estavudina, d4T Drug Class: Nucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors Stavudine, also known as Zerit or d4T, is a type of medicine called a nucleoside reverse... Read more »
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Molluscum

What Is Molluscum? How Does Molluscum Spread? How Do I Know if I Have Molluscum? How Is Molluscum Treated? Can Molluscum Be Prevented? Drug Interaction Problems The Bottom Line What Is Molluscum? Molluscum contagiosum is a... Read more »
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What's going on?

Posted by Sol, 2 Replies
Recieved unprotected oral (i.e. got bj) from someone found out to be hiv+ and with bad oral problems (ulcer, etc.). Some people say no risk, some say risk. What's the truth? 5 days later, feeling pressure behind my eyes - lasting for 2 days... Read more »

Scared!

Posted by maiden, 1 Reply
Hi, In early may 2009, my husband went to visit a callgirl. he told me that he didn't do anything, he was so tired and he decided to get the girl to masturbate for him. The girl masturbated for him and he ejaculated. the girl took some tissue which... Read more »

scared for real

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
about six month ago, i am having sex with unknown girl. i am not really sure wheter it was safe sex or in another words wheter if it was low risk or high risk sex things. what i remember now that she was doing oral without protection to me, an me... Read more »

Am I infected

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
In jan of this year I had unprotected sex at a strip joint (I was very drunk), I was told to wait six months to be tested, but this wait is killing me, since I've been feelling all kinds of things, I wake up at 3 am and can't go back to sleep, I get... Read more »