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Hiv Side Effects

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My doctor does not acknowledge HIV side effects

Dear Dr. Henry,My current ID doc refuses to acknowledge my side effects from Atripla, which are diarrhea and weight loss. Since January of 2010 I have lost 45 pounds, and it is not intentional. He did switch regimines butI still had the diarrhea and...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...looking for contributing conditions. If none found then a switch to an alternative regimen would be one of the interventions to consider (ie the Truvada to Epzicom and/or the Sustiva/efavirenz to nevirapine or raltegravir or a boosted protease... Read more »

HIV SIDE EFFECTS

HI THERE..I HOPE YOU CAN ANSWER MY QUESTION I AM HIV POS.I AM ON ATRIPLA,DOES HIV CAUSE MUSCLE AND... Read more »
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The Well Project

Side Effects of HIV Drugs

... Table of Contents Side Effects and HIV Drugs Being Informed About Side Effects Helps Women and Side Effects Taking Care of Yourself Side Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Protein Accumulation Might Cause Fat Deposits, Other Side Effects in HIV-Positive People Taking Protease Inhibitors, Study Says

... Similarities between genetic conditions that cause early aging and side effects experienced by some HIV-positive people when taking protease inhibitors might explain the fat accumulation associated Read more »
Project Inform

Two Studies Show Kaletra and Isentress Similarly Suppress HIV, Yet Have Different Side Effects

...(lipids). The percent of people maintaining optimal viral suppression was slightly higher among those on Kaletra in both studies. Side effects were similar between the groups, though Isentress did not cause the abnormal lipid levels seen in... Read more »
PositiveWords

A Woman's View of HIV Drug Side Effects

... HIV drugs help HIV+ people live longer lives with fewer illnesses. But there are potential side effects associated with all of the drugs. Some of the side effects are worse in women than in men. Fortunately, side effects Read more »
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HIV side effects? (heart attacks & seizures)

Posted by Carrie, 1 Reply
...(he's not exactally sure). We are both aware that his previous using caused damage, but I'm really getting concerned that his HIV status is kind of in like a faster process. He was diagnosed this past summer and his numbers are undetectable (from... Read more »

Cool video on HIV treatment side effects

Posted by ScotCharles, 1 Reply
...http://aegis.healthology.com/webcast_transcript.asp?f=hiv&c=hiv_nrtisidefx&b=aegis Read more »

ssi hearing

Posted by alivehoping, 1 Reply
...finally a word from ssa,my case will be heard in front of an alj sometime this summer,hopefully i get it.hiv,side effects,cronic hep c,tore knee ligament,back problems,neuropath problems,stress,all this has got to do something,and with viral Read more »

In Pain, please help

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...next morning, I felt incredibly fatigued and tired all day. Same happened the next day. I asked myself....do I have HIV? Do the side-effects show up so quickly, just 24-48 hours after exposure? Or was this more of a psychological thing. Well I... Read more »