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Fatigue Treatment

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Fatigue as a push for treatment

Dear Mr. Molaghan:I sought testing, and then treatment, because I experienced severe fatigue for several months beforehand. While I am presently under the care of a specialist whom I believe to be well-qualifed, both he and my equally-intelligent...
J. B. Molaghan, N.P., A.C.R.N.

Response from J. B. Molaghan, N.P., A.C.R.N.

San Francisco General Hospital
Dear MarkInscrutable indeed! Because fatigue is so subjective nd personal, it can be very frustrating seeking it's cause and treatment. In many cases,the source of HIV related fatigue can be identified and treated...but some people have... Read more »

Fatigue and Starting Treatment

Hello. A question for Dr. Molaghan regarding fatigue. My boyfriend started to take medication less... Read more »

mytochondrial toxicity and fatigue - are there tests and treatments?

I am HIV+ for 15 years, on medication for the last three. Over the last year, i have had... Read more »
AIDS Community Research Initiative of America

Dealing With Fatigue

By itself, fatigue is not a "disease." When persistent and severe, however, fatigue (feeling tired all the time, lacking stamina, having too little energy to do things) can disrupt one's life, interfering with daily activities, socializing, or... Read more »

Transcript of The Body's Live Chat on Fatigue and Anemia With Dr. Bob Frascino

Following is the transcript of The Body's live chat on fatigue and anemia, which took place on Sept. 27, 2006, at 6 p.m. Eastern Time. The chat was sponsored by Gilead Sciences, moderated by The Body's editorial staff and hosted by Dr. Bob Frascino... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Unravelling the Complexity of HIV and Fatigue

In the time before potent combination therapy for HIV (commonly called ART or HAART) became available one of the symptoms associated with HIV infection was persistent fatigue. In some cases, the intensity of fatigue was severe and could be... Read more »

Using Antiretrovirals for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Has Sparked Controversy

In an age where there are almost 8,800 HIV-positive Americans anxiously on the AIDS Drug Assistance Program waiting list , new reports are coming out that HIV medications are being used by, and experimented on, people with chronic fatigue syndrome. ... Read more »
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NYC-Treatment study for fatigue

Does Fatigue Stop You From Working?

For HIV+ men and women with
severe and persistent fatigue that
interferes with working.

All eligible participants see a psychiatrist regularly.
Four weeks of Nuvigil (armodafinil), plus goal-oriented counseling once... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I have had recurrent extreme fatigue for the past 21 years. I have neither anemia nor parasites, eat and sleep well, not feeling depressed nor stressed out, taking vitamins. What could be causing this, and what possible recourses to diagnosis or... Read more »


Posted by planonstaying, 7 Replies
i was recently diagnosed and am still waiting for bloodwork I got the test because of fatigue issues i have been having. most other stuff had been eliminated and I knew I was at risk=/

I am going to ask the specialist about fmla when i see her. I... Read more »

Starting treatment

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I have been living with HIV for 10 years. My viral load just went to 40,000 and I think I should begin treatment. My cd 4 count is 200. Would love to hear from others to see what others are taking and when they started treatment.

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