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How To Treat Vomiting When You Are Hiv Positive

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AIDS InfoNet

Acute HIV Infection

...people who get infected don't notice anything. Symptoms generally occur within 2 to 4 weeks. The most common symptoms are fever, fatigue, and rash. Others include headache, swollen lymph glands, sore throat, feeling achy, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and night sweats. It is easy to overlook the signs of acute HIV infection. They can be caused by several different illnesses. If you have any of these symptoms and if there is any chance that...
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diagonized as TB meningitis and started DOTS treatment in HIV +

my father is Hiv positive, his CD4 is 74, he is having severe headache and recently admitted in hospital with high fever and immediate memory loss. but now he has started ART drugs ( stauvidine + efeviarence) and DOTS treatment for TB. but still now...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Treating severe TB and HIV/AIDS at the same time can be a challenge but numerous studies and clinical experience support the approach Read more »

I am HIV -, female. My husband is HIV +, male. we would like to have a baby. (PREGNANCY: HIV POSITIVE MALE AND HIV NEGATIVE FEMALE 2010)

Good Day. My husband told me a month ago that he got tested and he is HIV +. I also got tested and i am HIV -. We would still like to have a baby, in regard that i would not be infected, nor our child. Is there a way where this is possible. We are...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...developed lactic acidosis -- a serious and sometimes fatal buildup of lactic acid in the blood, which can cause fatigue, nausea/vomiting, painful inflammation of the pancreas, and liver damage.Other Considerations During Pregnancy It is important... Read more »

PERFUSE VOMITING

A 17 year-old female w/vomiting after after or during completion of a meal. Student is very active in extracurricular activties, minimal stress from sports. Doctors have checked labs, EGD, Hidroscan, and have ruled out a lot of dx. What other...
Edwin DeJesus, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Edwin DeJesus, M.D., F.A.C.P.

...The diagnosis and management of post-pandrial (after a meal) vomiting is not too complicated. You do not mention if this patient is HIV infected; if so, medications, current immunological status Read more »

can you get hiv/aids if you.. (QTND: HIV TRANSMISSION BETWEEN TWO HIV NEGATIVES, 2008)

me and my partner have been curious about trying anal sex. we are both hiv/aids free and free of any other std's. we were curious, can we get aids from anal sex even if you both are disease free?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...AIDS Research, is one of the world's leading nonprofit organizations dedicated to the support of AIDS research, HIV prevention, treatment education, and the advocacy of sound AIDS-related public policy. Since 1985, amfAR has invested nearly $250... Read more »
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The Well Project

Caring for Your Heart if You Have HIV/AIDS

...attack include: Shortness of breath Heart palpitations (irregular beats) Increased heart rate Weakness Dizziness Nausea/vomiting Sweating Pain in the arms, left shoulder, neck, throat, jaw, or back As with men, women's most common... Read more »
The Well Project

Side Effects of HIV Drugs

...cause the higher levels. For example, with the protease inhibitor (PI) Norvir (ritonavir), women seem to experience more nausea, vomiting, and weakness than men. Despite some differences in drug levels and side effects, women seem to benefit as... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Cryptococcal Meningitis

...there are 1 million cases each year. The first signs of meningitis include fever, fatigue, a stiff neck, headache, nausea and vomiting, confusion, blurred vision or sensitivity to bright lights. The symptoms may come on slowly. HIV disease or... Read more »
The Well Project

Fungal Infections

...correctly, cryptococcal meningitis can cause coma or death. Symptoms: Fever Headache Vision problems Confusion Nausea Vomiting Let your doctor know if you experience any of these symptoms. (Bacterial, not cryptococcal, meningitis... Read more »
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vomit and HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...leg and I saw no blood, but I had a little cut on my leg from 20 days ago that was not actively bleeding. Could I face risk of HIV? Read more »

Husband just diagnosed with AIDS

Posted by jillymae06, 8 Replies
...at the same time. He has battled oral thrush for over a year now and his first doctor never suggested an HIV test, just kept treating the thrush. I didn't know repeated oral thrush was a sign of HIV even though I had researched oral thrush on... Read more »

information

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...confusion and forgetfulness * Severe and persistent diarrhea * Fever * Vision loss * Nausea, abdominal cramps, and vomiting * Weight loss and extreme fatigue * Severe headaches * Coma Children with AIDS may get the... Read more »

Wasting---help me

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
I'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 »