Getting Rid Of Lactic Acidosis
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Rocky Mountain CARESLactic acidosis is the disease caused by a abnormally high lactic acid level in the blood. It is important to distinguish between small elevations in lactic acid levels (called hyperlactatemia; may be caused by HIV itself, and probably not... Read more »
University of Minnesota, School of MedicineMost muscle aching in patients starting Combivir + Stocrine would not be due to lactic acidosis. The zidovudine in Combivir is the drug most likely causing some degree of muscle symptoms. A physical examination and lab testig (for muscle enzymes... Read more »
University of Minnesota, School of MedicineThe risk for lactic acidosis is very low with your current regimen. There is a risk for liver damage from nevirapine which is usually seen with the first months of starting with progressively less risk after that. A clinical evaluation and blood... Read more »
University of Minnesota, School of MedicineIt was be extra-ordinarily rare for serious lactic acidosis to develop after 2 weeks of Combivir-I have never seen that happen so I would consider other explanations. I would get a chemistry panet and a brief clinical examinations to make sure it... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyHas anyone else out there had lactic acidosis? Would like to hear, share experiences.
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Posted by AnonymousHello out there. I'm a 32 y.o. man who's finally hit the end of my rope. Poz since I was 17 or 18, I've my share of teetering on the brink of death over the last few years, but this time it's not a dress rehearsal. Between liver failure and ongoing... Read more »
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