Chronic Candidiasis And Pancreatitis

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Ask the Experts


Is caused pancreatitis caused by my meds? I am on kaletra,viread,combivir,and also lipitor, my triglycerides,are over 1,000. my glucose is up and my liver function is up,should the doctors change my meds?
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Numerous non-HIV conditions can contribute to pancreatitis including biliary tract disease (such as gallstones), alcohol, scarring, other non-HIV drugs.pregnancy, non-HIV Infections,and Read more »

asymptomatic elevated pancreatic amylase(pancreatitis)

i am puzzled.i am a GP in Zimbabwe and have been helping a close relative with their HIV... Read more »

Acute pancreatitis and wine

I had a bout of acute pancreatitis in 1998 which required hospitalization. I have had no symptoms... Read more »
American Society of Clinical Oncology

Study Finds Association Between Hepatitis B and Pancreatic Cancer

In this New Digest: Summary of study being published October 1, 2008 in the Journal of Clinical Oncology , showing that evidence of past hepatitis B infection was twice as prevalent in patients with pancreatic cancer as in healthy people. ... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange


... Pancreatitis is an inflammation of the pancreas gland, the organ that secretes enzymes (which go into the gut and help you digest food) and Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Study Finds Association Between Hepatitis B and Pancreatic Cancer

Pancreatic cancer patients are more likely to have been infected with hepatitis B virus than those without the cancer, according to new research. HBV is known to cause liver cancer in some patients, but this is the first time an association has... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Videx EC

...if not treated in time. It occurs more frequently when used with Zerit. Upset stomach, diarrhea, headache, and, more rarely, pancreatitis (inflammation of the pancreas) have also been reported. Pancreatitis can be life-threatening and may cause... Read more »
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Is Pancreatitis a symptom/effect of HIV Infection?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Is Pancreatitis a symptom/effect of HIV Infection? Read more »

Pancreatitis from HAART

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...For the last month, I have been battling acute pancreatitis and metastatic hemangiomas brought on by videx, dapsone and norvir in combination. The symptoms are debilitating abdominal pain, Read more »

Bristol Myers Squibbs: Videx

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Gentlemen, Stay away from Videx it infected my pancreas and made me diabetic, apprantly it does that to a high percentage of people on it or as I also understand kills another hign percentage of them. What does Bristol Myers Squibbs do? Sell death... Read more »

Emtriva, Reyataz, Videx Ec

Posted by pooo, 3 Replies
Are any of you on Emtriva, Reyataz or Videx Ec?? If so how are you doing on them and have you had any side effects? Read more »