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Hiv And Toenail Fungus

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Toenail fungus & HIV meds

Hi.... Undetectable here, cd4 750. I've had a toenail fungus on a couple of nails for years and wondered if any oral treatments are safe for people on Sustiva/Truvada & Lipitor. My dermat. gave me Penlac, but this is so hard to keep up with &...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Often once weekly fluconazole or terbinafine daily for 3-6months can be safely used (monitor liver status) along with your other meds. Lipitor can impact the level of efavirenz. KH Read more »

Toenail Fungus

How comon is it for a toenail fungus to spread to your fingernails? If it did spread to the... Read more »

Toenail fungus to lengthen window period?

Hi Dr. Bob - Thank you for all the great info and positive attitude. You are a blessing. I tested... Read more »
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...folds of skin. This may be coated by a white, wrinkled layer of tissue. Other symptoms include a mild burning. Fingernails and toenails can also be infected, which can be a special problem for people whose hands are often in water, like... Read more »
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Help! Vicks Vaporub & Toenail Fungus

Posted by BrokenWingedBird, 7 Replies
...order to try and catch the eyes of people who may be able to help me. My earlier thread resulted in my beginning to treat my toenail fungus (onychomycosis)with Vicks Vaporub . . . because it has clearly worked well for some other people in whom... Read more »

Terbinafine (Lamisil): does fungus recur?

Posted by BrokenWingedBird, 2 Replies
...Hi, I posted this question to The Body's Experts two months ago but they haven't replied. Can anyone with experience of "HIV toenails" (onychomycosis) give me advice? I have had badly infected toe-nails for four years now but to be frank... Read more »

Am I Infected

Posted by delhiguy, 3 Replies
I am 30 YO guy. Worried that I may have got infected. I met this friend of mine on 5th of Dec 2010 which was just a causual meeting after 5 years. After having drinks she started touching me and I got aroused and we end up mating. While in act, she... Read more »

Mutation?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...taken in the past 4 months. Tons of symptoms within the last year or so.... candida interigo rash, HPV oral warts, proximal toe nail fungus, extreme weight loss and on and on and on..... Any thoughts??? Any tests available to detect rare... Read more »