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How You Know You Hive Hiv

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Bumps/Hives mainly on thighs

Is there some ingredient in foods or drink that cna cause these breakouts. Or is there something else I should be aware of. I've been on these meds for over a year and I'm having these breakouts, mainly on my thighs, but when it happens it seems...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...common in the general population so often hard to know if HIV infection or any out of 4 HIV drugs is a major cause of localized urticaria. I assume you have seen either a dermatologist or allergist for their opinion about what might be triggering... Read more »

Bumps, Welts and HIV

During the past three months I've noticed on a regular basis that I will have bumps and welts,... Read more »

Hives and fat lips, with fatigue

I am female 49, hiv+ since 96, currently taking trizvir,reyataz and retoniver, recently I have been... Read more »
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The HIVe

... The HIVe was created almost two years ago to provide safe environments in which HIV gay men could socialize in NYC without disclosure Read more »

An Overview of Intelence (TMC125, Etravirine)

...get a rash with any of the following symptoms, stop using etravirine and call your doctor or get medical help right away: Hives or sores in your mouth, or your skin blisters and peels Trouble swallowing or breathing Swelling of your face,... Read more »

An Overview of Prezista (Darunavir, TMC114)

dar-UE-na-vir Brand Name: Prezista Other Name(s): TMC 114, TMC114 Drug Class: Protease Inhibitors Darunavir, also known as Prezista or TMC114, is a type of medicine called a protease inhibitor (PI). Darunavir... Read more »
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...yellowing of skin/eyes, changed skin color, dry mouth/sore throat, taste changes, painful urination, indigestion, joint pain, hives, and liver toxicity. Itchy/dry skin, ingrown toe nails, and hair loss are unique to Crixivan. Kidney stones, which... Read more »
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husband hive+ and i'm hive-

Posted by Anonymous
...My husband is hive+ and i'm hive- he was tested+ two years agonies is also hepatitis babbage what makes me very worried about his stub he is drinking Read more »

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Posted by southerncharm, 1 Reply that I'm allergic to sulfabiotics; finding out the hard way was not fun. I switched to Dapsone and within a week I had hives again, at that point I decided to switch doctors because I was also dealing with a syphillis infection which I... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
what do any of you HIV masters know about the rash associated with the virus.. I heard that it is transient.. I'm wondering if it only occurs after ARS or during... what is your input Read more »