Hiv Drug Side Effect Make Fat Waist Area
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University of Minnesota, School of MedicineSwitching off Kaletra to a perhaps more fat friendly HIV regimen will have an unpredictable effect of reversing abdominal fat gain. That specific issue has not been studied much (fat distribution after switching off effective Kaletra based regimen).... Read more »
University of Minnesota, School of MedicineActual muscle wasting due to HIV infection is not being seen as often with effective use of antiretroviral medications. Loss of fat from arms/legs (peripheral lipoatrophy) is separate from wasting and can be due to HIV or antiretroviral medications... Read more »
AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure CoastI am sorry to hear about your plight. Truvada and Stocrin (Sustiva) in combination equal Atripla. This combination is one of the preferred treatments for management of HIV infection because it is highly effective and tends to have fewer side... Read more »
University of Minnesota, School of MedicineIncreasing weight gain in the waist area can be complicated to sort out in the setting of HIV and treatment. In studies men without HIV in the US have been noted to gain fat in the waist similar to HIV+ men on treatment so aging itself can play a... Read more »
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Posted by AnonymousNichols Research Inc. is conducting a series of paid individual interviews with HIV+ women. The interviews will take place at our San Francisco facility.
If you are currently taking an antiretroviral regimen, you may be qualified to participate. You... Read more »
Posted by Serge2008, 2 RepliesHi! I'm a 41yo French heterosexual man and I live in Pennsylvania. Three years ago, I started to notice a sudden fat loss in my cheeks in a short period of time. I was worried about something serious and I had various blood test for cancer and HIV... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyIt would be interesting to hear from anyone that has been on antivirals for a long time(more than 4 years continously)that have minimal or NO side effects. Physical(appearence wise as well as internal) IF anyone out there falls into this catagory... Read more »
Posted by brendaelisa, 4 RepliesDoes anybody knows if kaletra's side effect is excesive diharrea.
My cousin has hiv-type 1 and we are giving him Kaletra but it is giving him a masive diharrea and he got a cut on his rectum.
He has diabetes is 44 yeras old. and all this is new for us... Read more »
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