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Does HIV Cause Dizziness

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Dizziness and general HIV things

I have been HIV+ for 5-6 years, and went to get formally tested this past July. My cd count as of July was 294 and my viral load was 27,000. My question is, lately I have been feeling funny in the head, fatigued. I started taking 1000 mcg of B-12...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
...symptoms are fairly nonspecific and could be from many different things. Given your current numbers, I would recommend starting HIV treatment now. Read more »

long term hiv - vertigo hearing loss

I've been poz for 7 years and on combivir & sotckrin (efavirnz) for same period. Four months ago I... Read more »

extended sore throat, dizziness- sign of hiv

Dear Dr. Sowadsky, About a year ago, I had unprotected sex with a woman I did not know. The... Read more »
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The Well Project

Women, Anemia and HIV/AIDS

...Decreased pinkness of the lips, gums, lining of the eyelids, nail beds, and palms Feeling cold Confusion or loss of concentration Dizziness or fainting Sadness or depression Anemia and HIV Anemia has always been a problem for... Read more »
The Well Project

Caring for Your Heart if You Have HIV/AIDS

...Symptoms of a heart attack include: Shortness of breath Heart palpitations (irregular beats) Increased heart rate Weakness Dizziness Nausea/vomiting Sweating Pain in the arms, left shoulder, neck, throat, jaw, or back As with men,... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Anemia

...red blood cells. It carries oxygen from the lungs to the rest of the body. Anemia causes fatigue, shortness of breath and dizziness. People with anemia don't feel as good as people with a normal level of HGB. They find it harder to work. This... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Selzentry (Maraviroc, Celsentri)

...effects, maraviroc may cause some unwanted effects. The most common side effects seen in studies so far include cough, fever, dizziness, headache, lowered blood pressure, nausea, and bladder irritation. Two Phase III studies reported possible... Read more »
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Need to shake this feeling, please help

Posted by Anxietyridden, 2 Replies
...and rubbed the tip vigerously after fingering herself. I have been having some symptoms that are scaring me.. Lower back pain, dizziness and blurred vision, itchy on head and neck, swollen lymph nodes in neck, fatigued. Am i at risk here for hiv?... Read more »

Am I Infected

Posted by delhiguy, 3 Replies
...Symptoms in start of 3rd Week till the end of 3rd Week Post Exposure and the Symptoms Included: Feverish Feeling (But NO FEVER) Dizziness along with HOT and Cold Flushes (Throughout the 3rd Week) Abdominal Inflammation with Pain(Continued from... Read more »

Hiv and SSI

Posted by Mssimone, 3 Replies
...make it any longer at work and Im not saying that Im totaly sick it just that I cant even stand up for 15 minutes without being dizzy, also Im very tired. This only started when I took my meds and I know that it is common, but would that... Read more »

HIV Antibody Testing

Posted by sunkyst, 3 Replies
...Does anyone know why HIV antibody tests are done, rather than just directly checking for the HIV virus in the bloodstream? In HIV+ people, their blood Read more »