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How Bad Will The Muscle Aches Be When You Have Hiv

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Muscle Aching and HIV

Dear Doc. Bob,Im writing to you from Italy (so, please, excuse me if my Englishs not always correct). I see youve got an Italian surname any parents around here (I live in Milan)?Ill explain my problem: due to an incredible amount of stress, which...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Neapolitans. (We have better pizza, but you have better shopping!)Regarding your questions:1.Protected oral sex poses no risk for HIV transmission.2.Your calf muscle pain is not related to HIV.3.I see no need for HIV testing.4.Yes, your only real... Read more »

Muscle aches - HIV induced???

Upon further research I think your answer was not entirely correct. It seems HIV itself can cause... Read more »

Muscle aches - HIV induced???

Hey Doc what can I do? I am constantly tired but mostly achy. Not on any meds yet as I have good... Read more »
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The Well Project

What Is HIV?

...infected. Symptoms of HIV infection may show up within two to four weeks of exposure to HIV, and can include fever, swollen glands, muscle aches, or rash. Some people do not notice the symptoms because the symptoms are mild, or people think they... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV/AIDS and Lipodystrophy Treatments Part I: Treatments for Fat Gain

...triglycerides. Lipodystrophy means abnormal fat changes. It is used to describe a number ofunwanted and potentially unhealthy changes in HIV+ people including: Body shape changes Lipohypertrophy: Fat gain in... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Combivir (AZT/3TC)

...medicine include burning, tingling, or pain in the hands, arms, feet, or legs; chills; ear, nose, or throat problems; fever; muscle aches; nausea; pale skin; severe stomach pain; skin rash; unusual tiredness or weakness; vomiting; or yellow eyes... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Mitochondrial Toxicity

...for the following signs of lactic acidosis: Nausea Vomiting Severe fatigue Recent weight loss Rapid, deep breathing Cramps, muscle aches and numbness or tingling Muscle weakness that rapidly gets worse Lactic acidosis can be fatal. See your... Read more »
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STRANGE MUSCLE ACHES

Posted by michel2222, 2 Replies
...coughing. It lasted only for about 5 days. -After more than 10 weeks, or about 73-74 days, I started having symptoms of joint and muscle aches. These aches started in my knees and then spread to many other parts of my body. They increased... Read more »

Muscles Aches

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...reaching above the shoulders." I am so freaked out. I have such muscles aches in these two areas. How common is it to have muscle aches in these areas and not be infected with hiv? I have never experienced anything like this before. If my lymph... Read more »

bad day with HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...sleep because of anxiety. Called a friend who was appropriately concerned.... I feel like I have held in lots of anxiety about HIV for the last three years. Now, it is all coming out. I feel like I am on a slippery slope...crashing and... Read more »

seroconversion?

Posted by agny, 1 Reply
Just a question. It has been 4 days and I am in bed. Can't swollow bad sore throat and body aches and 100.3 fever. If there are symptoms can I have gotton them so soon? Read more »