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Does Hiv Cause Irregular Periods

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HIV meds causing irregular period?

I am considering getting pregnant and trying to get everything "lined up" before switching meds- I currently am on viread,reyataz,epivir, and ritonavir(started PI 4 months ago). I have an undetectable viral load and cd4's at 1100, been hiv+ for...
John L. Sullivan, M.D.

Response from John L. Sullivan, M.D.

University of Massachusetts, Medical School
...your problems with your periods; I would recommend that you identify an obstetrician/gynecologist with experience in treating HIV infected women to help you with your decision making; you can contact the Ob/Gyn department at the nearest medical... Read more »

Irregular period + hep c

My gf is quite irregular with her period, and she has Hep c. Should I be more worried? Or should I... Read more »

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Side Effects of HIV Drugs

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Gynecological Problems

...effect of antiretroviral therapy on clinical manifestations. AIDS 20(7):1051-1058. October 2005. Gynecological conditions and HIV/AIDS. The Body. Retrieved from www.thebody.com/content/art5000.html on July 21, 2006. Levine AM, Berhane K,... Read more »
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Women and HIV/AIDS

...than womenstill have HIV in the US, women are catching up. In some countries, HIV+ womenoutnumber HIV+ men. The proportion of HIV/AIDS cases among women has more than tripled from 8percent in 1985 to an alarming 27 percent in 2008. That means... Read more »
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What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

... When it comes to the symptoms of HIV/AIDS, there are three major points to keep in mind: There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of advanced Read more »
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negative at 13.5 weeks is this conclusive?

Posted by roma2010, 1 Reply
...to know what could be causing these symptoms although one doctor did tell me that it could be spleen deficiency(common with hiv) so he recommended a gastrointestinal specialist which im gonna see thursday and also the girl i was with got tested... Read more »

Am I Infected

Posted by delhiguy, 3 Replies
I am 30 YO guy. Worried that I may have got infected. I met this friend of mine on 5th of Dec 2010 which was just a causual meeting after 5 years. After having drinks she started touching me and I got aroused and we end up mating. While in act, she... Read more »

Worried well...or maybe not.

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...I've read points to swollen glands as a major signpost of Acute Retroviral Syndrome. I've been to a counselor specializing in HIV/AIDS counseling, and he has tried to reassure me by pointing out that of the percentage of infected people that... Read more »

Update on my Situation

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...have a little line bulge on my penis, red looking pinky toe and rough feeling and pain in my mouth cheeks. My wife has having irregular periods, pain during periods and spotting from time to time. We both experience a lot of fatigue as well. The... Read more »