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Hiv Positive Symptoms Mood Swings

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Ask the Experts

mood swings

what can i do abot mood swings that come and go but thier not all the time maybe i need some kind of help
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
...changing moods. Your best course of action is to consult with a mental health professional and get an opinion as to whether your mood swings are normal variations in how you feel or are a sign that you need some treatment. Read more »

Mood Swings and personality change

Dear Dr. Horvath,I have been on HIV medication now for 9 days. My regimen consists of Reyataz 2 x... Read more »

mood swings

My daughter has been positive for thirteen years and is responding to treatment well she is 37... Read more »
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...knows better: Diagnosed with HIV in 1984, it wasn't until 2008 that a neurologist diagnosed his worsening memory loss, wild mood swings and increasingly erratic behavior as symptoms of HIV dementia.   HIV, Hep C and Sex: What's the Link? ... Read more »
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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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Coping With an HIV/AIDS Diagnosis

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Feeling Blue

Posted by Alexandrite, 3 Replies
...feeling depressed for a while and I am not sure if it's related to my meds or my divorce (or perhaps both). Anyone out there on HIV meds and feeling depressed? If so, what do you do to combat the depression? Read more »

Medication and Nightmares

Posted by whyyyyyy, 1 Reply
...I am able to have a normal day relatively symptom-free in exchange for nights of elevated body temperatures, extreme thirst, mood swings and unusual dreams. I think now more than ever it's the physiological impact of taking meds that is the... Read more »

Newly Diagnosed, Medication Overload!

Posted by whyyyyyy, 2 Replies
...I am able to have a normal day relatively symptom-free in exchange for nights of elevated body temperatures, extreme thirst, mood swings and unusual dreams. I think now more than ever it's the physiological impact of taking meds that is the... Read more »

Information Overload. What happens to me Next?

Posted by Mondo, 2 Replies
...lots of people that are willing to share their experiences with the infection and treatment. I sometimes find myself having mood swings based on the vast and varied content of the information. I get scared and start looking in the mirror for the... Read more »