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Is Vomiting A Symptom Of AIDS

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The Well Project

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 Anorexia Gas, Bloating and Heartburn Taking Care of Yourself Gut Basics The gut includes the stomach, small intestine, large intestine, rectum,
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HIV in vomit??

Hi...I was wondering if it was possible to spread HIV if you came in contact with an HIV positive person's vomit, and had cuts in your hands (not bleeding cuts)? please, this is really important to me and I have been obsessing over this for 4 months!
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
Please redirect this question to the forum on transmission, since it isnt' really a workplace question, okay? Thanks. Read more »

vomiting

sorry to repeat the question I asked before, I did not get the answer I was looking for: the important fact is not why my friend might be vomiting, nor what action to take to cure or stop the vomiting, but what to do concerning the medicationI put...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...urged if at all persistent. Each situation is somewhat unique depending on meds, clinical status, et cetera so involvement of HIV doc is recommended. KH Read more »

Vomitting after dose of Atripla

I have been taking Atripla for a little over a month. I really have not experienced bad side effects thus far. Last night, four hours after I took my medication, I woke up in the middle of the night vomitting. This makes me very nervous, as my...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Atripla or some other condition) and increased risk for treatment failure (and resistance). Recommending discussing with your HIV provider so he/she can evaluate and monitor properly. KH Read more »

Itchy groin.

I wonder if you could advise, i have a very itchy groin which has been persistent for about 3 or 4 years, very itchy armpits intermitently for the last 8 or 9 years. I sometimes experience vomiting and somitimes diarroea, it seems like these are all...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...have what is commonly known as "jock itch," which can be treated with medication. Otherwise, without a risk history and an HIV antibody test, it is very difficult to determine what your HIV status is, and fruitless to guess whether or not these... Read more »
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...type of medicine called a nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NRTI). NRTIs block reverse transcriptase, a protein that HIV needs to make more copies of itself. HIV/AIDS-Related Uses Abacavir sulfate was approved by the FDA on December... Read more »
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...Ritonavir, also known as Norvir, is a type of medicine called a protease inhibitor (PI). PIs act by blocking protease, a protein that HIV needs to make more copies of itself. HIV/AIDS-Related Uses Ritonavir was approved by the FDA on March 1,... Read more »
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Mycobacterium Avium Complex (MAC)

...healthy immune system will control MAC, but people with weakened immune systems can develop MAC disease. Up to 50% of people with AIDS may develop MAC, especially if their CD4 cell count is below 50. MAC almost never causes disease in people with... Read more »
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...antiretroviral drug called a nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NRTI). NRTIs block reverse transcriptase, a protein that HIV needs to make more copies of itself. HIV/AIDS-Related Uses Didanosine was approved by the FDA on October 9,... 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 »

SEROCONVERTING QUESTIONS. ACUTE VIRAL SYNDROM

Posted by mobieorly123, 2 Replies
...Im wondering if people that had symtoms when they first aquired HIV did you feel symtoms and could you list them Read more »

Husband just diagnosed with AIDS

Posted by jillymae06, 8 Replies
...My husband of 13 years has just been diagnosed with AIDS... we skipped the HIV+ part and went right to full-blown AIDS. I am scared and angry at the same time. He has battled oral thrush for over a year Read more »

HIV+....how will I know when things will get ugly?

Posted by Anonymous
...always correctly) during intercourse but have engaged in unprotected oral - both giving and receiving. Because of this, I am HIV positive. Yesterday I completed a Home Access Test just to get the official word, but I am positive. My question is... Read more »