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Loose Stool After Swallowing Sperm Worried I Have HIV

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Loose stools and sperm color PLEASE HELP!!!

Hi,I'm on ART 2 line for the past two months now (taking Atazanavir 300mg/day, ritonavir 100mg/day, lamivudine 150mg twice/day, zidovudine 300mg twice /day) My CD4 counts is very low last month on 9th of june it was 64 before it was 26 before I...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Ritonavir boosted protease inhibitors seem to have annoying gut side effects (including many that you describe) in a significant subset of patients taking them. Other conditions (ie parasite or other infections, lactose or gluten intolerance) can... Read more »

loose stools and losing my hair! help!

hi my name is laura and i am an indian woman from south africa i started arvs 3 months ago and i... Read more »

Antibiotics, Sustiva, Truvada and loose stools

Hey!Haven't found anything about this elsewhere. I had a Nocardia pneumonia about a year ago... Read more »
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U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Approval of Fulyzaq (Crofelemer) to Relieve Symptoms of Diarrhea in HIV/AIDS Patients Taking Antiretroviral Therapy

On December 31, 2012, FDA approved Fulyzaq (crofelemer) to relieve symptoms of diarrhea in HIV/AIDS patients taking combination antiretroviral therapy. The recommended dose is one 125 mg delayed-release tablet taken orally two times a day, with or... Read more »
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Diarrhea

Managing Gut Symptoms HIV & You Diarrhea WHAT CAUSES IT? Diarrhea can be caused by manydifferent factors (so, once again, it'simportant to find out the cause in caseother medications or warnings may beprescribed): Bacterial infections... Read more »
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Gastrointestinal Problems and HIV

Gastrointestinal (GI) symptoms -- diarrhea, nausea, and stomach pain -- are among the most common problems that affect people with HIV. These symptoms can be challenging to sort out, as they can occur as side effects of HIV therapy and due to GI... Read more »
The Well Project

Diarrhea and HIV/AIDS

Table of Contents Diarrhea and HIV How Does Diarrhea Affect the Body? Treating Your Diarrhea Taking Care of Yourself Diarrhea and HIV Diarrhea is one of the most common problems for people living with HIV(HIV+). It can affect as... Read more »
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loose stools

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
can hiv cause loose stools im very nervous about it , the only unprotected sex i had was oral performed on me . i had unprotected sex for vaginal like two years ago Read more »

Persistent loose stool for 2-3 weeks, ARS?

Posted by canadian1984, 1 Reply
I have to say, for the last month I have been stressing over this.

I would like to ask members who have seen seroconversion before; how common do you see someone experience loose stool for nearly a month? I thought it was these sugar alcohol cookies... Read more »

loose stools and nodes?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
ok so here we go.......i have had loose stools now for about 2 weeks, they have not been completly runny, more like pieces (sorry i know thats alot maybe too much info) and i am on antibiotics for what my doctor thinks is a infection that is... Read more »

neverending loose feces

Posted by jackass, 2 Replies
I can't understand why I'm having loose feces for 3 weeks?

I just can't put it in a shape!..

my mom had the same problem and her problem started the same day with me.. but hers lasted 2.5 weeks and my problem haven't stopped yet..

this worries me..


it's... Read more »