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Do You Get Hives From Hiv

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hives and HIV

should I stop taking Kaletra if I have recently developed hives after one month of taking the drug?...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
No-I would not stop the Kaletra. I would promplty discuss with your HIV specialist to review all of your medications and possible other allergen exposures to determine the most likely precipitating factor and what can be done to avoid it or manage... Read more »

HIV and Hives

I have been Hiv positive for almost 15 years and to date have been very healthy. At this point and... Read more »


Can you refer me to any websites that have details on the Thailand HIV-E? The Internet search... Read more »
Body Positive

The HIVe

The HIVe was created almost two years ago to provide safe environments in which HIV gay men could socialize in NYC without disclosure of HIV status being a major issue. Several guys got together over the course of many weeks to brainstorm, and then... Read more »

Etravirina (Intelence)

Marca comercial: Intelence Otro(s) nombre(s): ETR Clase de medicamento: Inhibidor de la transcriptasa inversa no análogo de los nucleósidos Uso aprobado: Infección por el VIH ADVERTENCIA: La etravirina puede causar efectos secundarios... Read more »
Women Alive

Diagnosis 18 Months Later

To tell...Or not to tell is a burning question for people with HIV infection, especially those who are not part of the gay community. I've read comments in the news media implying a certain criticism of individuals who make their status asecret, ... Read more »

Transcript of The Body's Live Chat on HIV Treatment Side Effects With Dr. Joel Gallant

Following is the transcript of The Body's live chat on HIV treatment side effects, which took place on Oct. 17, 2007, at 4 p.m. Eastern Time. The chat was sponsored by Gilead Sciences, Inc., moderated by The Body's editorial staff and hosted by Dr.... Read more »
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husband hive+ and i'm hive-

Posted by Anonymous
My husband is hive+ and i'm hive- he was tested+ two years agonies is also hepatitis babbage what makes me very worried about his stub he is drinking alcohol almost every day and his doctor told him that alcohol will make him more sick, now he is... Read more »

anteultimo post ... creo

Posted by scabio, 2 Replies
infeccion con alergia por tener defensas bajas dijo un medico, despues urticaria mediana dijo otro, despues sarna el dermatologo, despues urticaria con riesgo deser"urticaria gigante", otro dr me mando a hacer pruebas de alergia, pero , si sale... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous


Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Is the acute HIV rash supposed to be itchy and hive-like? Also, does anyone know if it should react to antihistamines like Allegra? Thanks! Read more »