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Chills Without Fever As A Sign Of Hiv

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Fever and chill won't go away, Med Combivir+Nevirapine

Hi doctor, latest CD4 count 295 on November, VL count 52k on December, just started my treatment on 12/12/13. I'm taking 150mg Combivir twice a day and 200mg Viramune twice a day. Fever started after 13 days of my treatment. I have been...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Those symptoms are fairly nonspecific and dont clearly implicate your current HIV regimen as a possible cause. Checking to make sure that your blood tests (including liver enzymes) are OK is prudent. If a rash develops then the likelihood that the... Read more »

Help me with CHILLS

Hi I had a potential exposure a month ago. I want to ask if chills are a typical symptom of ARS?... Read more »

Is recurring fever a primary sign of HIV? condoms and STDs?

i have three questions, is it necessary that a person with HIV has fever once in awhile or swollen... Read more »
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Is losing one's voice every 3 months a sign of HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
My friend's voice is lost again. Fever, chills and then it goes away without any medication after 4 days. It then happens again 3 months later. What is going on? Read more »

confused if I have it or not (read a book saying you'll experience fever lasting 10-14days)

Posted by sling2
I did unprotected sex vaginal lasting 5mins I think and oral sex no protection 5mins, last december 2011 I know I'm at risk, I had sore throat and fever that time but only occurred 1day after sex and lasting for about 3days.

I read books about it and... Read more »

KALKIN are you PAULB? If so Chill the @#$% out!

Posted by Anonymous
Paul or Kalkin...chill out! I don't understand you! You have been to more than one HIV Specialist and yet you refuse to accept their advice and instead choose to believe the advice of some hack passing off as a GP on ICQ no less! You are losing... Read more »

A Real Chill in the air...

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Reading the story of INFECTED truly brings a chill to me..I agree with the person who is looking for more information as to how this could have happened. This could and should be a learning experience.

I called the CDC last night and they... Read more »