How To Prevent Wasting Syndrome When You Are Hiv Positive
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AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure CoastHello, and thanks for posting. I am not aware of any studies that show less lipoatrophy with Isentress compared with Sustiva. There would probably be less risk of lipoatrophy with Kaletra, but the trade off would be more side effects and greater... Read more »
New York University, School of MedicineDear Russell,Before you do anything else, get to see the eye doctor ASAP!Seeing spots can be very dangerous! The kidney problem is an unusual one and not likely to be caused by the medication. You did not mention your T cells and viral load though.... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 4 RepliesI'm sorry to come on board, but I need help. My husband is wasting away. He's newly on meds, but not gaining. It seems as though his buttcheeks are completely gone. I don't know what to do.
I'm afraid. He's down to 120 and losing despite putting... Read more »
Posted by bradford, 2 RepliesHIV/AIDS Lipoatrophy (Facial Wasting)
Individuals living with HIV and AIDS may not only have to deal with the threat of illness but the toll of illness. All that is required to stay healthy and alive can leave an everlasting mark! I'm referring to... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 4 RepliesHi,
Currently, I'm doing a story on the phenomenon, labelled the 'Lazarus Syndrome', that many people living with HIV go through when they add protease inhibitors to their drug regimens.
If you have experienced this phenomenon, I would really like... Read more »
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