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Headache Could I Have HIV

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Cluster Headaches/HIV

My question concerns cluster headache treatments and how they may affect my HIV status. Last year's cycle of clusters were somewhat alleviated by Imitrex, but I had to keep an constant dose in my system for it to work. I am not on any HIV...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
...There aren't any significant interactions between Immitrex and HIV medications, to my knowledge. BY Read more »


I am HIV positive and on anti retrovirals. My problem is that I have headaches everyday on average... Read more »

HIV headache

Doctor Holodniy,Can hiv cause a persistent chronic tension type headache? If so how long after... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Headache and HIV

...Headaches are common in the general population. People with HIV may experience headaches at the time of seroconversion, while using medications to treat HIV or viral hepatitis, and in late-stage Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Delavirdine (Rescriptor)

...Healthcare is marketing it. Delavirdine is a non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (a "non-nuke" or NNRTI). These drugs stop HIV from multiplying by preventing the reverse transcriptase enzyme from working. This enzyme changes HIV's... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Nelfinavir (Viracept) manufactured by ViiV Healthcare. Nelfinavir is a protease inhibitor. These drugs prevent the protease enzyme from working. HIV protease acts like a chemical scissor. It cuts the raw material for HIV into specific pieces needed to build a new... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Atripla (Efavirenz + Emtricitabine + Tenofovir)

...React With Other Drugs? What Is Atripla? Atripla is a tablet that contains three antiretroviral drugs (ARVs) used to fight HIV: efavirenz (Sustiva), emtricitabine (Emtriva), and tenofovir (Viread). Atripla is manufactured by Gilead and... Read more »
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Headaches and HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I need help desperately. I don't know what is going on with my body. Sometimes with HIV you can gauge yourself and see if things are going your way, sometimes you can't. I can't figure it out. I have been experiencing Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Im having these white bumps on my arm and a bad headache is this a symptom of HIV Read more »

Switch please talk to me. I have no one to talk to

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I have read a lot of info on AIDS/HIV and one of the major symptoms is headaches. I have had them everyday or every other day since that day. Can you please explain Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Fear you cant get hiv that way ok ? and he is a jerk for telling you dont have to worry ok ? test if you want to but you are ok hiv is Read more »