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Hiv Numbness Atripla

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Atripla-burning sensation and loss of sensation/numbness

Dear Dr Frascino, I am a male patient 30yrs old I was co-infected with HIV and Hepatits B in 2002 from a sexual assualt but have since cleared the hep b virus, My Doctors in the UK have advised me to start Atripla on the 7th August 2010 my cd4 was...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello UK Christopher,Guidelines and recommendations for the optimal time to begin antiretroviral therapy have been in a constant state of flux since antiretrovirals were developed and became widely available. Balancing the well-documented benefits... Read more »

Numbness and tingling in feet sole and just starting atripla

Hello Doc Keith,I started taking atripla a few days ago because my CD 4 count was 323 and v/l was... Read more »

tingling and numbness

I have been on Atripla going on 2 years this coming april, for about the past 6 months or so I have... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Texas: Campaign Personalizes Numbing HIV Statistics

In Harris County, Texas, black women account for 77 percent of all HIV-infected women. They represent a particularly vulnerable population, contracting the virus from undiagnosed partners, potentially passing it to children, and becoming sick from... Read more »
TheBody.com

FDA Approves Complera (Edurant + Truvada), a Second "All-in-One" Option for First-Line HIV Treatment

When it comes to single-pill HIV treatment regimens in the U.S., Atripla is no longer the only game in town. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has just approved Complera, a once-daily tablet that contains Truvada (tenofovir/FTC) and the NNRTI... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

New Contest Recognizes Heroes in the Fight Against HIV

On June 15, Bristol-Myers Squibb launched the "Atripla: 5 Years, 5 Heroes" contest to mark the fifth anniversary of Atripla by identifying individuals who have made a significant difference in the fight against HIV. According to their press release,... Read more »
TheBody.com

Day 95: HIV, Atripla and Depression (Video)

This video blog is part of the series "My HIV Journey: Videos of My First Months on HIV Meds, and Where I Am Now." Check out a full list of entries in the series . Recently I have developed some symptoms of depression. There are 4 percent of... Read more »
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Atripla side effects (what not someone else with Atripla Drama)

Posted by Kenn, 3 Replies
Looking for another opinion if I should continue with Atripla and try to ride out the next two weeks or stop and try another medication. I'm on day 5, I have a history of anxiety and so far this has been multiplied two fold. I have been walking... Read more »

Tingling and numbness

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Well i went for more tests ,there doing a complete blood test on me checking everything also there checking for diabetis and yes there throwing in another hiv test to.I asked about testing for CMV i was told that i was probably exposed to it when i... Read more »

numbness

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hello everyone!
I'm a guy in college and now I'm waiting for the result of my HIV test. I really can't concentrate on my study because all the stress and anxiety about HIV but hope this test will be helping me a little bit if it is... Read more »

Scared and Numb~I just found out my husband is POS

Posted by Dragonfly, 4 Replies
It has been two weeks since we sat in the Nephrologists office to get the results to my husbands kidney tests and were told that he is HIV positive! Silly me! I knew our marriage wasn't the greatest but with 24 years of marriage and two kids, I... Read more »