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Hiv And Asthma

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HIV and Asthma

I am a 35 year old male with asthma and recently diagnosed with HIV. I haven't had an asthma attack since 15. Is HIV gonna make my asthma resurfaced? If the answer is yes, when will it happen? How do your patients with HIV cope with asthma? Should I...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
...I do have patients with HIV and asthma. I can't really say that HIV in and of itself exacerbates asthma. Management of asthma in people with HIV infection is the same Read more »

Best asthma meds to go with HIV meds?

Hello, I am on the medications 300mg Reyataz, 100 mg Norvir, and Truvada. I also have asthma and... Read more »

asthma inhalers affects hiv test?

Dr. Bobi recently got a negative hiv result from rapid hiv test(serodia hiv1/2). my possible hiv... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HAART Might Increase Risk of Asthma in Young Children, Study Says

...Control and Prevention . --> Reprinted with permission from kaisernetwork.org . You can view the entire Kaiser Daily HIV/AIDS Report , search the archives, or sign up for email delivery at www.kaisernetwork.org/dailyreports/hiv . The ... Read more »
Project Inform

IRIS: A Concern for People Starting HIV Therapy

...its early stage, though more discovery releases new information every few months. Below is some recent study information. Asthma Medicine A type of immune chemical, called a leukotriene , causes different types of inflammation. Drugs that... Read more »
Project Inform

Flu Season and Living With HIV

...planning a pregnancy during flu season; people with chronic medical conditions such as diabetes, asthma, heart disease and HIV/AIDS; people 50 years and older; people who live, work or volunteer in health care facilities; and people with... Read more »
The Well Project

Fungal Infections

...less than 300 May affect appetite More likely to occur in diabetics and when steroid medications (prednisone or certain asthma inhalants) are being taken Treatment: Local treatment with clotrimazole troches (lozenges) or nystatin liquid ... Read more »
Connect With Others

question for HIV Positives

Posted by solost, 2 Replies
How many of you experienced any initial symptoms the day after your exposure? Read more »

HIV+ and working in academia

Posted by kuanRC, 6 Replies
...I'm looking to connect with anyone who has experience as an HIV+ person working on faculty, as a researcher or graduate student in academia. I'm a PhD student in an extremely competitive program Read more »

I need your help!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...chronic stress for 6-7 months and i have extremely dry mouth. i used nystatin for a week and its all gone now. I took a oraquick hiv test at April 7, and it was negative it is safe to assume hiv is not my issue? its been 4+ months over last... Read more »

Is this HIV or something else??

Posted by Micky2
...relation I began to have many strange symptoms. Pain throat, of head, tires, influenza, nasal congestin, respiratory problems, asthma, fever etc. This lasted by near month and means (I say, the two fever was single of day), and was then that in... Read more »