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Getting Loss Of Appetite When You Have Hiv

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Having fever and loss of appetite now..am i down with HIV? Please help! Worried sick...

Dear Dr. Frascino,I'm worried sick about the condition that i am in right now. I hope this question has never been asked before (i did a search but couldnt find something close to it).About roughly a month ago i had protected sex with 2...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
This forum is dedicated to HIV-positive folks, particularly those who have concerns related to fatigue and/or anemia. Questions related to HIV transmission, prevention, safer sex, HIV testing and risk should be sent to Dr. Bob at his "Safe Sex... Read more »

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hi . i am bi had anal unprotected with a man . i was bottom and he came inside me . after that i am... Read more »

Loss of Appetite

I recently started taking meds for HIV (Sustiva and Epzicom) and my appetite has decreased. Is... Read more »
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Appetite Loss

Appetite Loss And, of course, many of the medicationsused to combat HIV can also cause a lossof appetite. A temporary loss of appetitemay not be cause for worry, but eatingvery little or not eating at all is not healthyand can lead to a host of... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Appetite Loss

Loss of interest in eating can come from many different medications, whether they directly suppress your appetite or create changes in your sense of smell and/or taste. It can also occur when medicines are causing nausea that makes the very thought... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

A Practical Guide to HIV Drug Side Effects

Acknowledgements and Credits Introduction Appetite Loss Body Distortion -- Lipodystrophy Bone Death and Destruction Avascular Necrosis Osteopenia and Osteoporosis Cardiac Concerns Diarrhea Fatigue Gas and Bloating... Read more »
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Updates From the 1st International Workshop on HIV & Aging

Table of Contents Introduction Frailty and Aging Bone Loss The Vitamin D Conundrum Polypharmacy and Polypathology: Too Much of a Good (or Bad) Thing Gender Differences Sexual Dysfunction Cognitive Dysfunction The Dangers of Mitochondrial... Read more »
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LOss of appetite

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I have an extreme loss of appetite but my counts are good. I HAve no energy and am depressed! Any suggestions? Thanks! Read more »

She gets her results Tuesday

Posted by 559guy, 2 Replies
Well the girl i had sex with almost 2 months ago is getting her results Tuesday. Im scared, I had asked her a personal question on how long ago was her last sex partner before me and i tried to explain the window period and she just blew up and... Read more »

at a loss

Posted by billc, 4 Replies
Please let me know your opinion with regard to the following. I strongly believe I have been infected with HIV and herpes. I had unprotected sex with an possible HIV person, and 2-4 weeks later they develop diarrhoea, severe muscle and joint pains... Read more »

Chronic Telogen effluvium (hair loss) - Help

Posted by smilek, 1 Reply
I've been diagnosed with HIV since 1992. I've been on numerous treatments although I'm currently on Norvir, Truvada and Prezista. For the past 5-6 years I have been going through a chronic hair loss, Telogen effluvium (thinning of the scalp). It... Read more »