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Is Fatigue A Symptom Of HIV

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Acute hiv symptoms - resubmitted form the Fatigue and Anemia Forum.

Dear doctor Frascino, I was exposed to HIV in Bangkok six weeks ago and starting last week I had sore throat, coated tongue with no fever or other acute HIV symdrom related symptoms. I have started to take PEP medication in Thailand, local...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Your isolated sore throat and coated tongue symptoms are not worrisome for or suggestive of HIV ARS (acute retroviral syndrome). Missing three days of AZT during your PEP treatment is not a significant problem. Your fears are unwarranted.... Read more »

stress and fatigue

I recently had a new job. One day, after two weeks I went to work and felt so dizzy I can barely... Read more »

Extreme fatigue and hiv progression.

I have been worried since December 2008 that I have hiv. I have tested negative five times in the... Read more »
Articles
Ortho Biotech

Many With HIV Accept Symptoms of Fatigue as "Fact of Life"

...a lot patients can do to entirely prevent or avoid HIV-related anemia," said Dr. Scott. "However, by learning more about the symptoms of HIV-related anemia and talking to their doctor about diagnosis and treatment, patients can take this first... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Fatigue

...I Know if I Have Fatigue? What Causes Fatigue, and How Is It Treated? The Bottom Line What Is Fatigue? Fatigue is tiredness that does not go away when you rest. It can be physical or psychological. With physical fatigue , your muscles... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

A Comprehensive Look at HIV-Related Fatigue

...C, beta carotene, and zinc can also contribute to fatigue. Several factors contribute to poor nutrition in people with HIV. Symptoms of HIV disease itself, OI symptoms, and drug side effects -- including loss of appetite, nausea, mouth or throat... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Depression and HIV

...feelings go on for two weeks or longer, and the patient also has some of the following symptoms, they are probably depressed: Fatigue or feeling slow and sluggish Problems concentrating Low sex drive Problems sleeping; waking very early or... Read more »
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fatigue

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Hi guys- I have heard lots about HIV and fatigue...when does this tiredness come into play? Soon after you contract HIV or not until you've had it for years? Thanks. Read more »

what is hiv related fatigue like?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...i'm trying to figure out if i am experiencing fatigue or not. i used to work out regularly, until about 3 weeks ago i started getting a headache and stomache ache, so i stopped Read more »

fatigue ARS

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...When people refer to fatigue as an ARS, is it a fatigue to the point where someone does not have any strength to carry out activities and a general feeling Read more »

fatigue

Posted by planonstaying, 7 Replies
...i was recently diagnosed and am still waiting for bloodwork I got the test because of fatigue issues i have been having. most other stuff had been eliminated and I knew I was at risk=/ I am going to ask the specialist Read more »