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How Long Do Headaches Last From Hiv

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Headache and Medication

I am on Efivarenz, Retinovir and Lamuvidine (since the 3rd December 2010) I have been getting this terrible headaches that lead to vomiting if no pain killers are taken, but now the headache is not responding to mild (paracetamol) medication and...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...is due to the efavirenz then for most patients it usually diminishes after 2-4 weeks-if not then you should be seen by your HIV doc. If your regimen is efavirenz + ritonavir + lamivudine I would be concerned about use of ritonavir in that... Read more »

Severe Headaches/Undetermined Cause

I have been experiencing severe headaches for aproximately 18 months. The pain is so intense that... Read more »

HIV headache

Doctor Holodniy,Can hiv cause a persistent chronic tension type headache? If so how long after... Read more »
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for hiv- people with long lasting symptoms

Posted by Jambasher, 4 Replies
...this but still: There seem to be the rather frequent occasion of people suffering from long lasting symptoms, many related to HIV and still repetitively testing negative. Especially with people complaining of Parasthesias other mild... Read more »

Anyone have a strong seroconversion and lived long

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...headaches.. continued for for 3 months. I was wondering if anyone else had something like this and lived long before developing AIDS. Thanks for you answer Read more »

headaches

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I would like to know if headaches caused by HIV are very severe or mild. I have been having very slight headaches for a week already, especially in the mornings when i wake Read more »

How long and could I be doing this?

Posted by demetrih, 1 Reply
...Hello, I recieved unprotected oral sex in the early part of June. Since then I have worried that I contracted HIV. I started out in what I am pretty sure was just stress related symtoms. I was hot all over my body at night time mostly, but Read more »