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An Overview of Megestrol Acetate (Megace)

me-JES-trole Brand Name: Megace ES, Megace Oral Suspension Other Name(s): Acetato de megestrol, Megestrol Drug Class: Opportunistic Infection and Other Drugs Megestrol acetate, also known as Megace, is a type of medicine called an... Read more »
U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration

A Clinical Guide to Supportive and Palliative Care for HIV/AIDS

Introduction There are significant direct consequences to the invasion of HIV into the nervous system that may present as neurological, neuropsychiatric, and/or psychiatric syndromes and disorders. In addition, as the immune system deteriorates,... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Understanding and Managing Peripheral Neuropathy

Table of Contents Introduction A Snapshot of the Nervous System Clinical Features of Peripheral Neuropathy Development of DSPN Diagnosing DSPN Risk Factors for DSPN Neuropathy Management DSPN Therapies Conclusion Selected... Read more »
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Shortness of breath.

Hi! I am positive and doing well with my medications, But for the pass two weeks i have been having shortness of breath only at night, but once i drink water i don't feel anything. Is this sign of pneumonia? or side effect of my medications?...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
Shortness of breath would not be a side effect of the meds you are on. If you had pneumonia, I would expect other symptoms including cough, sputum, fever, chills/sweats, etc.MH... Read more »

shortness of breath

hi,i been having shortness of breath,sic 2001 little by little!i had 2 strokes back 2 back,from what they could not come to a answer!i've been on every breathing med,every chest,lung test,nothing!in 2009,i found out i had hiv,for the 1st...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
Hello and thanks for posting.It's not clear from what you've described what the cause of your symptoms is (are). Shortness of breath can result from a wide range of issues, ranging from lung, heart, muscular, neurological, allergy or... Read more »

Sort of shortness of breath - lower body though?

I am going through a bit of a carry on with my doc at the moment with regard to what I could only call a shortness of breath. Its maybe more like its harder to breath in. Not really bad as I am still playing sport but uncomfortable. Sorry its hard...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Have you been checked for H pylori stomach infection?? Are you on HIV meds (sometimes one can see an accumulation of fat in the abdomen that puts pressure on the stomach resulting in some of your symptoms). A GI doc often is a useful consultant... 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 to Fuzeon have been reported. Before you take your next... Read more »
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Shortness of breath

Posted by garret99
Hello everyone. I would like to know if there is anyone out there that is using stochrine,epivir and tenofovir.....my doc removed one of my meds and replaced it with the epivir. After 3 months my cd4 count went from 155 to 260 and my viral load was... Read more »

Shortness of Breath

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I've somtimes been getting what I like to think are "panic attacks." I am 17 years old. I can't seem to breathe normal, and I just feel like I am short of breath. It happened to me once right before my drivers license test, but usually I'll get... Read more »

I am a little nervous

Posted by franfrog, 5 Replies
I had to go for my bloodwork today but I am so nervous. I tried to keep my spirits up but my mother in law is in the hospital again. She had congestive heart failure for the second time in two months aside from already having open heart surgery... 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 going to get the bloodwork done.
I have only had one sexual partner (my now ex... Read more »