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Hiv And Chronic Fatigue

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Chronic fatigue and HIV (CAUSES OF HIV-ASSOCIATED FATIGUE, 2010) (PROVIGIL, 2010)

I tested poz Jan. 97 and have been and remain "HIV+ asyptomatic". However, as time has progressed, as I've aged (I'm 46 years old now), and as I've had to add medications to my HIV meds for HIV and HIV medication side effects (e.g., Nexium, TriCor,...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...act in a speed-like way on the central nervous system. They are potentially addictive and therefore not all that useful for "chronic fatigue." They can also interact with HIV meds (Norvir increases their blood level, for instance) and some can be... Read more »

HIV & Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Dear Dr. Bob: You continue to inspire me and many, many others. Thank you so much! Firstly, I... Read more »

Chronic Fatigue and HIV+

Dr. Bob: I was diagnosed with CFS for the past 5 years and have been HIV+ for the past 7. I am... Read more »
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The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

Hot Topics at The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, March 17, 2008

...to the doctor three times for boils on my rectum, ankle and neck. Is HIV making me more prone to these skin infections? HIV and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome My CD4 count is high and my viral load is undetectable, but I have chronic fatigue... Read more »
The Well Project

Women, Depression and HIV/AIDS

...Options Get Evaluated and Treated for Depression Depression Is More Common in Women While many people living with HIV (HIV-positive people) suffer from depression, it is more common in HIV-positive women than HIV-positive men. In some... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Massachusetts: Woman Misdiagnosed With HIV Gets $2.5 Million

...Audrey Serrano's suit against a doctor who treated her said the medications she took led to an array of ailments, including chronic fatigue, depression, loss of weight and appetite, and an intestinal inflammation. Attorney David Angueira said... Read more »
The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

FAQs About Fatigue From The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

...Testosterone) and Fatigue Is Taking Testosterone for HIV-Related Fatigue Dangerous? I have HIV and hepatitis C and suffer from chronic fatigue. I'd like to try testosterone supplementation to address my fatigue, but my doctor refuses to... Read more »
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Maybe it is not HIV

Posted by chrisbadmushroom, 3 Replies
...we do go online and try to find answers to our symptoms , and often they are related to immune system problems or fit the HIV symptoms to a T (It probably does not help that HIV can cause every symptom in the book) But these people are really... Read more »

Key facts about HIV/AIDS - Note Last Item

Posted by ScotCharles, 1 Reply
...late. People with HIV can look and feel normal and may not develop full-blown AIDS for several years. * Early symptoms include chronic fatigue, diarrhea, fever, weight loss, mental changes such as memory loss, persistent cough, severe recurrent... Read more »

tested neg but symptoms won't go away, why?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...symptoms such as thrush (from my understanding this is pretty much HIV specific), numbness in my hands, dry skin in my hands and chronic fatigue. Should I test again? What is the possibility that my first test was a false negative? Read more »

My results are in

Posted by ComedyTragedy, 1 Reply
...Symtoms": Got the flu 2 weeks after encounter, Swollen lymp nodes, sore throat, tingling in the hands and feet whit(ish) tongue chronic fatigue Sweats....just to name a few Since my last sexual encouter was nearly a year ago, I feel secure in... Read more »