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Does Hiv Causes Numbness And Tingling In Feet And Hand

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TINGLING...What's the Dilly Yo?

Hey Dr. Bob,What's the deal with everybody writing in about tingling hands and feet as symptoms? Is this some sort of symptom of ARS? Or does it happen later on with the onset of AIDS? Does it even happen at all??? People's questions on this forum...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...month. Apparently someone read that someone heard that their neighbors best friends cousin, who might have HIV, had tingling hands and feet. Thats all it takes to set off a new wave of panic for worried wells searching the Internet for symptoms.... Read more »

Burning and Tingling in hands and feet

Hello Doc Keith, Please answermy question and let me feel reassured. I am on atripla since march... Read more »

Tingling in hands and feet/legs

Before I ask my question, I would like to take the time to praise the services you provide to the... Read more »
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An Overview of Reyataz (Atazanavir)

... stomach pain vomiting diarrhea fever trouble sleeping numbness, tingling, or burning sensation of hands or feet muscle pain depression Atazanavir may cause other side effects. Call your doctor if you have any... Read more »
The Well Project

Diabetes and HIV/AIDS

...thirst Need to urinate frequently Unexplained weight loss Hunger Blurry vision Irritability Tingling or numbness in the hands or feet Difficulty healing Extreme fatigue Symptoms typically occur when glucose levels have gotten very high.... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Epivir (3TC, Lamivudine)

...medicine include severe abdominal or stomach pain, or feeling of fullness; nausea; tingling, burning, numbness, or pain in the hands, arms, feet, or legs; and vomiting. Individuals should tell a doctor if they have any of these side effects.Other... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Invirase (Saquinavir mesylate)

...pain or weakness; headache; mouth sores; nausea; stomach pain; vomiting; trouble sleeping; numbness, pain, or tingling in the hands or feet; rash; unusual tiredness; and warts. Individuals should tell a doctor if these side effects continue or... Read more »
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numbness and tingling

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...Jackie,Jade,Gregg,Gman,anyone know whats goin on with the tingling and numbing hands and fingers.As you all know ive had all the symptoms everyone else has, i thought i was the only one with this numbing problem Read more »

I am not imagining this but tingling hands/feets!!

Posted by ExWorryWart, 5 Replies
...exposure? This is the only symptom that is consistent and not going away.. PLZ HELP I had anxiety disorder earlier but never had tingling (unless during panic attacks)...this one is consistent and burns too...I looked over anxiety forum and that... Read more »

Just married, could this be HIV?

Posted by peezy, 3 Replies
...until 9 days afterward when I came down with some chills, hot flashes, muscle & joint aches, tingling & numbness in hands & feet, feeling I had a fever (but did not), extreme fatigue, mouth dryness, slight sweating at night, skin... Read more »

Two Potential Risks at Doctor's Office

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...I laid my hand down is used when the doctor gives people shots. Maybe the table was not cleaned properly before I rested my hands on it. From what I recall I never got flue-like symptoms but have had tingling and numbness in my hands and... Read more »