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Does Hiv Cause You To Feel Fatigued

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Extreme fatigue and i don't feel normal

My blood work ups are usually normal, high cd4, undetectable, history of HPV/anal cancer, inflammation of my lymph nodes, etc etc...but my fatigue and i dont feel right, like something is wrong, kind of gut feeling. I want to get tests done for...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...testosterone, low thyroid hormone, adrenal insufficiency) and unrecognized infection or malignancy. I would suggest you discuss your extreme fatigue and your concerns with your HIV specialist. He will perform a complete evaluation, including a... Read more »

Chronic fatigue and HIV (CAUSES OF HIV-ASSOCIATED FATIGUE, 2010) (PROVIGIL, 2010)

I tested poz Jan. 97 and have been and remain "HIV+ asyptomatic". However, as time has progressed,... Read more »

Feeling tired all the time (resubmitted from the fatigue and anemia forum)

Dear Dr. Bob- I've been feeling tired all the time and fear that I may have contracted HIV. How far... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Fatigue

...diagnosed with depression, if you have a history of heavy alcohol or recreational drug use, or if you have a family history of emotional disorders. Depression can be treated with medications. However, some antidepressants can cause problems with... Read more »
The Well Project

Side Effects of HIV Drugs

...health care provider immediately if you experience a bad rash or a rash together with any of the following symptoms: fever, lack of energy, excessive tiredness, muscle or joint pain, blisters, blisters in the mouth, and pink eye. Liver... Read more »
The Well Project

Women, Anemia and HIV/AIDS

...the anemia. Taking Care of Yourself Anemia is a common condition in HIV-positive people, especially women. It can cause feelings of fatigue, lower your quality of life, and increase the risk of making HIV disease worse. If you're feeling... Read more »
The Well Project

Women, Depression and HIV/AIDS

...drive Thoughts of self-harm or suicide Difficulty making decisions or concentrating Changes in sleep patterns Fatigue or loss of energy Some of the early signs of depression can be similar to those of HIV, making depression harder to... Read more »
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Is tiredness a symptom?

Posted by James1941, 5 Replies
...March or April 2005 (I think) regular monitoring, still no medication, readings holding steady. What I want to know is whether tiredness is a symptom of HIV. For example, my home is fairly small but more than adequate for my needs, it takes... Read more »

fatigue

Posted by planonstaying, 7 Replies
...tired. most of the time I am good in the morning and it sets in in the afternoon. Some days are good all day. Some i wake up feeling crappy. I assume I get tired easy because my body is busy fighting a virus? have otehrs had fatigue... Read more »

Fatigue

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Can someone clarify what this term entails, i'm guessing it is different from feeling tired after a days activities? Also does ARS possible entail fatigue? and if so approx. how long would it take to wear off? Read more »

Fatigue

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...fatigue due to early HIV infection affect a person? Would one have no energy to engage in daily activities, active sports? Feel tired and sleep a lot earlier than usual? Read more »