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Women and HIV/AIDS

...the effectiveness of HIV treatment. HIV+ women who begin treatment asrecommended have been found to do as well as HIV+ men. Although treatment seemsto work as well in women, in some cases, the side effects may differ: Rashes: Researchers say that HIV+ womenare more likely than men to experience skin rashes from HIV medications. Liver problems: Women are more likelyto experience liver problems as a medication side effect. In fact,...
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please describe Acute Retrovirus Seroconversion rash that you have seen.

Dr. Bob,Hello good man. Gay male, neg, awaiting hopefully another 45 days for a 90 day woohoo after getting the mild assurance of a 25 day woo hoo after "low risk" one night unproteceted oral and topping non insertive anal frottage with another...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...help meIm really scared and worried sick. On your forum I havent found anyone asking you about rash on palms of hands and red/purple blotch on skin. Because of this, it even worries me more since they could be a sure sign of HIV and youre not... Read more »

PEP rash and fever

Hello Dr BobI am very concerned over what happened to me. I had an unprotected encounter with a high risk group . 60 hours after this i started pep (combivir and nelfinavir). five days after the sexual event i got a little rash on my arms and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...effects or toxicities and arrange for and interpret follow-up HIV tests.Adam, I can't determine over the Internet whether your rash and fever were related to your medications, HIV or some other unrelated process. An HIV specialist would have been... Read more »

Answer to WOHOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO! SYMPTOMS of HIV? YOU HAVE TO READ THIS, YOU WONT REGRET IT.

Tnank you, the author of WOHOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO! SYMPTOMS... !Your detailed story is giving some hope, really. Although I am not from the USA, currently I live in Holland, and originally I'm from Russia, I did found this web site to be very helpful...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...the middle of the night for no reason, in a cold sweat for about 4 days in a row very bad. A week later I started getting some purple rashes on my thighs, and rashes on my hands. A few days later my throat become so soar that I had to stop my car... Read more »

WOHOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO! SYMPTOMS of HIV? YOU HAVE TO READ THIS, YOU WONT REGRET IT.

Hello Dr., I just wanted to share my experience with everyone. I am a 24 year male. I had UNPROTECTED SEX with a female I met on the internet. Yes, UNPROTECTED, no protection at all. I must admit, it is by far the stupidest thing I have ever done....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...experience. I must admit I was shocked to read two of your statements:1.". . . and I did not know anything about STDs let alone HIV, it all seemed like a myth to me at that time."2."I ran across HIV and AIDS but ignored them because I thought it... Read more »
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...Possible Symptom of Flu? Possible Symptom of Acute HIV? Fever Yes Yes Chills Yes Yes Night sweats Yes Yes Rashes Yes Yes The only time you're likely to develop any symptoms of HIV is during the "acute" phase, which... Read more »
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Ulcer

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...gave me a penisillin jab and also some tablets to be taken daily. Now the red colour rash has gone smaller but I see just 1 purple colour rash on my arm. After 4 days of medication now I'm having mouth ulcer. I've never got ulcer in my life. ... Read more »

HIV RASH

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I know there is little one can say about the HIV rash but I have had a rash now for over 2 months on my forehead. Could that be accociated with HIV? Read more »

The Rash

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...white heads that are wide like a pimple and small fat little white heads is that a hiv rash? the ones i have seen look like purple plateuas on the internet but i am unsure. I dont wanna bother with the docs becuase whenever i tell em my story... Read more »