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Nervous System Problems and Dementia

... What Are Nervous System Problems? What Are the Signs of CNS Problems? What Makes Nervous System Problems Worse? How Are CNS Problems Treated? The Bottom Line What Are Nervous System Problems? The nervous system has two parts.
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Pneumonia, weight loss, shortness of breathe

My mom is 44 years old and was recently diagnosed with HIV two weeks ago which was January 2011. She did an HIV test December 2009 and years before that and was always negative. It appears that my mom was effected about a year ago. SInce then my...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Sorry to hear about your mom's recent HIV diagnosis. The most important thing now is that she work closely with an HIV/AIDS specialist physician. With proper care and a bit of luck, she should improve significantly. There are medications to... Read more »

Feeling tired and shortness of breath

HI Doctor Frascino thank you for taking your time to answer my concerns. First i am currently on Combivir twice a day, Norvir once at night and Reyataz also once at night. My last lab showed that i was a anemic. Since i been on the regime of...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...the AZT component of your Combivir (AZT plus 3TC). The common symptoms associated with anemia include:1.extreme tiredness;2.shortness of breath;3.rapid heartbeat;4.exercise intolerance;5.paleness;6.headache;7.decreased sex... Read more »

Herpes Zorster/short breath while on meds

Dear Doc, Am deeply concerned and fearing death after being attacked with herpes zoster and experiencing short breath. Am on meds for 2 years now and my CD4 count is 697, quite high, why is this oppotunistic infection coming, is this a sign of...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Herpes zoster infection (shingles) can occur in persons with higher CD4 count as well as in the general population in otherwise healthy persons. In a person with a good CD4 count like yours on HIV medications (hopefull with suppressed viral counts)... Read more »

Short of breath

Just want to know if it"s normal for me to have a hard time breathing just when i take the shot. It only happans just for about 1 hour so is this a normal thing to happen?
Don Kurtyka, ARNP

Response from Don Kurtyka, ARNP

University of South Florida School of Medicine
...It's definately not normal to experience difficulty breathing after taking an injection of Fuzeon (or for taking a dose of any kind of medication). Allergic reactions and hypersensitivity Read more »
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Retrovir

...balance). Lactic acidosis may cause persistent fatigue, abdominal pain or distension, nausea/vomiting, difficulty breathing or shortness of breath, and enlarged, fatty liver. Potential drug interactions: Biaxin and rifampin (under various... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Combivir

...balance). Lactic acidosis may cause persistent fatigue, abdominal pain or distension, nausea/vomiting, difficulty breathing or shortness of breath, and enlarged, fatty liver. Potential drug interactions: See the drugs contained in... Read more »
The Well Project

Pneumonias

...both lungs, one lung, or one part of a lung. Pneumonia often requires hospitalization and can even lead to death. Symptoms: Shortness of breath (dyspnea) Cough with sputum (materials such as mucus and pus that are coughed up from the lungs)... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Abacavir (Ziagen)

...of patients) Rash (60-70%) Headache/feeling bad/no energy (60%) Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, or stomach pain (50%) Cough, shortness of breath, or sore throat (20%) Recently, researchers found that a simple blood test can identify patients who... Read more »
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Starting Meds Soon...Nervous...

Posted by running4it, 5 Replies
...bad that werent so favorable. Can anyone help with suggestions of how to overcome fear/anxiety about starting meds? I am so nervous and really dont know what to do. FEEDBACK please!!! Read more »

Shortness of breath

Posted by garret99
...count went from 155 to 260 and my viral load was undetectable. Everything has been great up until about 2 weeks ago, i developed shortness of breath, well i live in thailand and my doctor seems a bit aloof....he took a chest xray and all normal... Read more »

Nervous...how do you get mentally prepped?

Posted by sugarplum, 5 Replies
...I am a mid-20's female who is very nervous about getting tested for HIV. I know I need to get tested and I even have the lab paperwork...I have just avoided actually Read more »

Nervous...very nervous!

Posted by vbguy1818, 3 Replies
...appointment to get tested. I found a place that does free rapid oral test. I will be going in tomorrow afternoon. I am really nervous...the anxiety alone is killing me! I had several oral sex experiences without ejaculation in the mouth and... Read more »