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Hiv And Gas

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HIV Meds and Excessive Gas

I have been geting excessive gas buildup in my bowl and passing more gas then is normal. I am on Travada and stocrin. Is this from the medication, if so can I take something for it? How could I find out if it is foods that may be causing this?Kind...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Program for Wellness Restoration
...No one really knows why, but flatulence has shown up in several HIV related studies (Viread, Raltegravir, and other meds). I have had that problem when starting medications. For me, it gets worse Read more »

Intestinal gas/coated tongue HIV or something else?

You are doing a great job. We thank you. please answer my question I beg you. I had sex from... Read more »

Far too much gas

Dear Dr. Henry,Since I have been taking Isentress (Raltegravir) in my cocktail that comprises... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Chinese Farmers With HIV/AIDS Threatened With Tear Gas After Protest for Medical Files

...reported rough treatment highlights the Chinese government's lingering hesitance to fully acknowledge the incompetence that led HIV to spread widely in Henan. After denying for years that AIDS was a problem, the government has recently become... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Papua New Guinea: Fears Gas Project Will Fuel AIDS Epidemic

... AIDS advocates in Papua New Guinea fear a planned multibillion-dollar gas project could spark new HIV infections over the next decade. The Exxon-Mobil venture, which is being partly funded by the Australian government, is expected Read more »
The Well Project

Caring for Your Gut: Dealing With Diarrhea, Nausea and Other Stomach Problems if You Have HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents Gut Basics The Gut and HIV Diarrhea and HIV Coping With Diarrhea Nausea, Vomiting and Anorexia Gas, Bloating and Heartburn Taking Care of Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Transmission

... How is HIV passed from one person to another? Which body fluids transmit HIV? How well does HIV survive outside the body? Can I Read more »
Connect With Others

gas

Posted by italiameri, 4 Replies
...GAS - Yes, I know - it s a subject some consider too silly to discuss and many of us simply accept as part of the package but man Read more »

Advice Needed Please

Posted by brooklynbaseball, 2 Replies
...both have full time jobs. Since my diagnosis we have been behind on most of our bills other than the medical co pays & my HIV meds. Then we have to buy food and gas to get to work & electricity. We are a month behind on our rent &... Read more »

JUST DO IT!!! - TEST!!! Here's my story!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...vertigo, diarrhea/loose stools, swollen lymph nodes... you friggin name it I had EVERY friggin symptom associated with acute HIV in the book. I finally got better after close to 2 months! Given my risk factors, bleeding gums, a high risk... Read more »

HIV? and then...

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...HIV isn't the only deadly STD, why you people do not test for hep b&c and siphillis ??? What about HTLV I/II ??? Read more »