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Joint Inflammation And Hiv

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Atripla and RA

I have had rheumatoid arthritis for over 20 years. Will start HAART treatment in a few weeks (new HIV/AIDs). My CD4 count is 183. I can't take Methotrexate or Humira because of this. I am allergic to NSAIDS. Am suffering with painful swollen joints...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
...It is possible that getting HIV infection under control may help your joint inflammation. There are some people with HIV infection who develop an inflammatory arthritis similar to rheumatoid arthritis which improves Read more »

Labs good, but other issues arising

I started treatment one year ago and am on Truvada and 2 experimental study drugs. I have been... Read more »

multiple body inflammations after starting hiv and tb treatment

Hi,I just restared therapy after 5 years from meds break, its been thirty days now since I... Read more »
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Joint Pain? AnonOne? Aids2HIV?

Posted by WhatDoIDo, 1 Reply
...Hi all. I had a few questions. When someone experiences early symptoms of HIV, do they all come at once? Or can they come seperately. I have had diarrhea for more than a month now, then I started having Read more »