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How To Treat Nausea When You Are Hiv Positive

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Caring for Your Gut: Dealing With Diarrhea, Nausea and Other Stomach Problems if You Have HIV/AIDS

Table of Contents Gut Basics The Gut and HIV Diarrhea and HIV Coping With Diarrhea Nausea, Vomiting and Loss of Appetite Gas, Bloating and Heartburn Taking Care of Yourself Gut Basics The gut includes the stomach, small intestine, large intestine, rectum, andanus. It is also called the gastrointestinal or GI tract. The gut plays an important role in keeping you healthy. It is where food isdigested and nutrients absorbed...
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Treating Nausea Side Effect

I have recently begun a new regime (Lamzid:Ritonavir:Atazanavir) and have mainly suffered with abdominal pain and nausea. The abdominal pain has resolved itself by taking my meds on an empty stomach but the nausea continues. My doctor has used...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Generally would be OK to use the antihistamine cyclizine with your HIV regimen-hope it helps. KH... Read more »

Can we treat Nausea, Acid Reflux, Over Salivating

My husband was diagnosed in May, and began drug treatment in July. He is currently taking Combivir (8am/8pm) and Sustiva (9:30pm). We are looking forward to his next set of tests to show the benefits of the treatment. He has bad days, and not so bad...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
He can try some over the counter GI remedies that you have mentioned. Prescription nausea medications such as Phenergan, Compazine, Kytril, and Zofran work better though. But allow me an editorial comment. This "tough it out" stuff is... Read more »

Can we treat Nausea, Acid Reflux, Over Salivating

My husband was diagnosed in May, and began drug treatment in July. He is currently taking Combivir (8am/8pm) and Sustiva (9:30pm). We are looking forward to his next set of tests to show the benefits of the treatment. He has bad days, and not so...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
I often prescribe reglan or marinol in this setting to help patients get over the hump and the upper GI problems many experience in the first several months of treatment. Vomiting should be discouraged since it is hard on the stomach/esophagus and... Read more »

Can we treat Nausea, Acid Reflux, Over Salivating

My husband was diagnosed in May, and began drug treatment in July. He is currently taking Combivir (8am/8pm) and Sustiva (9:30pm). We are looking forward to his next set of tests to show the benefits of the treatment. He has bad days, and not so bad...
Brian Conway, M.D.

Response from Brian Conway, M.D.

University of British Columbia
It is a very difficult decision to start medications right after finding out your diagnosis, so you are to be applauded for doing so. As far as the symptoms go, I would first want to make sure that there is not something else going on, such as... Read more »
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