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How Do You Get Gastrointestinal Problems

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gastrointestinal problems with ratonavir &Saquinavir

Dr Gallant, Is there anything you know of, that can be taken or done for the gastrointestinal problems caused from ratonavirand saquinavir combo.? I am refering to the stomach cramps and extreme flatulance. I am taking 3 phaysyme tablets a dayand I...
Joel Gallant, M.D.

Response from Joel Gallant, M.D.

Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine
My experience with ritonavir is that people either seem to get diarrhea or flatulence. (In other words, you either suffer yourself, or you let everyone else suffer for you.) For some of my patients with the latter problem, simethicone (which is... Read more »

Gastrointestinal problems

Dr. Wohl,Last July I took a treatment break after being on meds for two years. With stable t-cells... Read more »

GI problems

I tested negative at 3,3.5 and 4 months after receiving oral sex to my scrotum and the base of my... Read more »
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Gastrointestinal Problems and HIV

Gastrointestinal (GI) symptoms -- diarrhea, nausea, and stomach pain -- are among the most common problems that affect people with HIV. These symptoms can be challenging to sort out, as they can occur as side effects of HIV therapy and due to GI... Read more »
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The 66th Annual Scientific Meeting of the American College of Gastroenterology

...course (to those who pre-registered for it) and a job forum at the conference. This year's topics will include discussions of gastrointestinal problems related to pregnancy, adolescents and minorities. For more information on the conference,... Read more »
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A Slice of Atazanavir, but Hold the Ritonavir: Switch to Unboosted Dose Still Effective After 120 Weeks, With Good Lipid Findings

...is also believed to carry its share of side effects: Shortly after people begin taking it, they may experience any number of gastrointestinal problems, such as nausea and diarrhea; and over the long term, Norvir may be associated with lipid... Read more »
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Herbal Therapies Used by People Living With HIV: Ginger

...drink ginger ale. Ginger has been used in Chinese medicine for hundreds of years. It's primarily used to combat nausea and other gastrointestinal problems. Studies have shown that it may be an effective treatment for morning sickness and... Read more »
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Where is everyone tonight?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Went to Dr. today b/c of white coating on tongue. Its been 2 weeks today and have very sore throat with slight cough and a slimy white coating. Dr. said coating no big deal...What do you think? Read more »

GI PROBLEMS

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...Are GI problems associated with ARS symptoms? Read more »

Is this the final chapter?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...vaginal sex with multiple partners whose status I did not know I decided to get tested. I was forced to in a way because I had gastrointestinal problems, oral problems, a rash, large red spots, aching lymph nodes and so on. I was expecting the... Read more »

Please help!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...sure been tested negative, the other 3 I am not for sure about. Recently I had mild flulike symptoms, then after that some gastrointestinal problems that have not gone away, my acne has gotten worse, some night sweats, headaches, peeling dry... Read more »