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Hiv And Headaches

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HIV/Headache

I am HIV positive and on anti retrovirals. My problem is that I have headaches everyday on average I take 6 headache tablets. Is the headache caused by anti retrovirals?
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Headaches can be due to HIV, HIV therapy, or many other causes. Headaches are very common in the general population and can be a challenge to diagnose and Read more »

HIV headache

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

HIV+ with Low grade headache

I have been HIV Poz for 18 years and my T cells remain at 500 and my VL <50. For many years, I... Read more »
Articles
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 »
The Well Project

Side Effects of HIV Drugs

... Table of Contents Side Effects and HIV Drugs Being Informed About Side Effects Helps Women and Side Effects Taking Care of Yourself Side Effects and HIV Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Acute HIV Infection

... What Is Acute HIV Infection? Testing for Acute HIV Infection Risk of Immune Damage Risk of Infecting Others Treating Acute HIV Infection Read more »
The Well Project

HIV Drug Chart/Overview

...Inhibitors Combination Pills Introduction The number of drugs available to fight HIV keeps growing. This is good news,but it can also make it difficult to figure out what's what. Use this HIV... Read more »
Connect With Others

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 »

headache

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
I've had headache and sleepless night after being diagnosed 3 days ago. My neck (near thyroid) and head felt heavy. I wonder if the virus are attacking this region. I must have contracted the virus 6 months ago where my lymph nodes started swelling.... Read more »

Symptoms

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 »

headaches

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I would like to know if headaches caused by HIV are very severe or mild. I have been having very slight headaches for a week already, especially in the mornings when i wake Read more »