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If I Have Ars Will I Have Achy Balls

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Can Coughing, Congestion, Aches, etc After Unprotected Anal Sex Be ARS?

Dear Dr Bob,Recently, I was involved in two risky encounters during which I had anal-insertive unprotected sex with another man. Two weeks ago, this occurred, and he went down on me as well, and I penetrated him for less than 5 minutes. The second...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,First off, people are not "high risk;" unprotected sexual acts are! You report two risky unprotected anal-insertive encounters. These activities, your activities, are what are risky! It takes two to do the unsafe Hokey Pokey and you were a... Read more »

Are these aches and pains normal?

My partner found out about six months ago that he is HIV pos. He also has a mild hernia in his... Read more »

aches and pains

Hi thereI switched from zerit to abacavir due to weight loss 21 months ago and the problem does... Read more »
Articles
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Muscle Aches and Pains

...Permanent discontinuation of d4T should be considered for anyone with confirmed lactic acidosis. Tips for Handling Muscle Aches and Pains While discontinuing a problematic drug can often solve muscle problems, that may not be an option for... Read more »
Project Inform

Tesamorelin and Excess Deep Belly Fat

...volunteers quit the tesamorelin group than those on placebo. Injection site redness and itchiness were common. Joint pain and general aches and pains were also noted by volunteers. One concern from using tesamorelin is the build-up of... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Nucleoside Analog Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors in Development

...non-nucleoside analog reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NNRTIs or non-nukes) Fact Sheet 440 : protease inhibitors Fact Sheet 460 : attachment and fusion inhibitors Fact Sheet 470 : new classes of antiviral drugs Fact Sheet 480 : immune... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Mitochondrial Toxicity

...following signs of lactic acidosis: Nausea Vomiting Severe fatigue Recent weight loss Rapid, deep breathing Cramps, muscle aches and numbness or tingling Muscle weakness that rapidly gets worse Lactic acidosis can be fatal. See your health... Read more »
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slight aches and pains back again

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Hi, I had a possible exposure about 7 months ago. After that, I developed aches and pains all over my body as well as tiny red spots on both of my thighs. My stomach had a really "sour" feeling for about Read more »

JawACHES

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Is a aching jaw a sign of anything related to HIV/ARS. Please answer this question for you. I have to know. Thank you. Read more »

Body Aches....Jackie Please Help

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Now what does everyone mean when they say body aches...in conjuction with ARS.....does it mean like a little stiffness.....or reall pain shooting throughout your body.....I am very Read more »

Body Ache

Posted by hello123, 1 Reply
...me performing unprotected oral with no ejaculation on a man of a status I don't know (says he's fine), I am feeling terrible aches in my right side of my upper body. (mainly underside of foream it is very painful and sore to the touch, but also... Read more »