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Hiv Early Symptoms Dry Mouth

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dry mouth,thrush,PCP and anxiety

Dear Doctor:I heard that dry mouth is common in people having HIV(I don't mean under medications). I was wondering it happens at the early stage or late stage and if it is because HIV people have thrush. Is dry mouth the first step to develop thrush...
David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

Response from David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

Grady Health System
...Dry mouth or xerostomia is a symptom of HIV infection but not something that would be used as a diagnostic tool. There are many reasons Read more »

Dry Mouth

Can dry mouth occur 5 weeks after infection or is that unlikely? Read more »

dry eyes/dry mouth = HIV?

Dr. Dieterich,I am at a loss. I have been having problems with dry eyes and dry mouth over the past... Read more »
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... When it comes to the symptoms of HIV/AIDS, there are three major points to keep in mind: There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of Read more »
The Well Project

Women, Depression and HIV/AIDS

...Options Get Evaluated and Treated for Depression Depression Is More Common in Women While many people living with HIV (HIV-positive people) suffer from depression, it is more common in HIV-positive women than HIV-positive men. In some... Read more »
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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 »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Women and HIV: Symptoms and Quality of Life in Women

...call a health-care provider if higher than 101° F or if elevated for more than 24 hours Forgetfulness (may be related to early symptoms of delirium or dementia) Causes: HIV disease, progression of HIV, anti-HIV medications, brain infection... Read more »
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for hiv- people with long lasting symptoms

Posted by Jambasher, 4 Replies
...testing negative. Especially with people complaining of Parasthesias other mild neurological symptoms Leg weakness Dry eyes Dry mouth Dry skin Gingivitis Aphtous ulcers Periodontal disease Photosensitivity Floaters Joint paint Generalized... Read more »

dry mouth

Posted by Anonymous
...or four of those i was giving head to precame -- what is the risk of infection this way.... Over the past month I have had dry mouth and coated tounge and am wondering if I could possilby be infected... I worry about it every day non stop -- i... Read more »

Im Worried That im Infected With Something

Posted by Jaypoc0, 1 Reply
...to early to tell. but i need someone to please shed some light and ease my nurves please Could it be HIV or just the common dry mouth. i dont brush my teath that often if that could cause it. my lips are dry and it feels as if their is always... Read more »

Dry Mouth, Thrush?

Posted by TheTyger, 3 Replies
...One of the symptoms I experienced was a dry mouth lacking in saliva. My mouth felt kind of sticky and burning. Was this thrush? Or is thrush mainly a bunch of white stuff that Read more »