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...Peripheral Neuropathy? What Causes PN? Who Is at Risk of Developing PN? How Do You Know if You Have PN? PN Treatments Finding Support References What Is Peripheral Neuropathy? Approximately 60 percent of HIV
+ people will develop problems that involvethe nervous system. The nervous system controls thinking, movement, sensations,and feelings. There are two parts of the nervous system: the brain and the spine...
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Hi Doc me againI'm 52 yo. My tcells are now up to 364 they were 295 the last time I posted a question, they rose by 69 in 2 weeks is this good and can i expect more increase "Infected in oct 2008" do you think I should start treatment my next...
...you and your other medical conditions.As for the Giardia; azithromycin is not a typical, nor recommended treatment-- indeed metronidazole
(Flagyl) is what should be given.Be well,BY Read more »
firstly thanks for all you work regarding this worthy cause! Your posts have given me plenty of inspiration and hope. I would like to clear up some points which after searching the archives I cannot find what I need. so here goes.. 1. how soon would...
...Hi,1.Giardiasis can occur at any time and is a totally separate infection from HIV
. Neggies can get it as well.2.Diarrhea would not be a common symptom of hepatitis. Metronidazole
would not have an effect on Read more »
I am a 28 year old female with only one sexual partner. I have not had oral, anal, or vaginal sex since Jan. 14, 1997. (I never used needles.) After this date (1997), I was tested three times (April, JUne and August of 1997) all negative. In 1998, I...
...There are several reasons why a person can develop candidiasis other than HIV
including but not limited to use of broad spectrum antibiotics, systemic steroids, asthma inhalers and uncontrolled diabetes. Read more »
Hi I am an 18 year old girl who was raped(3 times without a condom) on June 11, 2007 on June 14 and Aug 4, 2007 I tested negative for hiv, This was my first sexual experience and I had a lot of bleeding. I contracted herpes from this event and now I...
...center and are receiving ongoing attention. Also, hopefully the rapist has been caught and is now behind bars!Your negative HIV
test nearly two months after the rape is very encouraging, but not conclusive. You'll need to retest at the... Read more »
...by 80%. Contains alcohol (but should not be enough to trigger relapse), so be cautious with Antabuse (disulfiram) or Flagyl (metronidazole
) -- greatly hastens intoxication. Tips: There is great excitement for the new tablet formulation... Read more »
... Common Name: lopinavir/ritonavir Brand Name: Kaletra Class: HIV
protease inhibitor (PI) Standard dose: Two 200/50 mg tablets twice a day or four 200/50 mg tablets once daily for first-time Read more »
... Table of Contents A Look at the Numbers Is HIV
Different for Men and Women? Treatment in HIV
+ Women: Efficacy, Side Effects, and Drug Interactions Gynecological Issues Read more »
...no complications. But there are some serious risks from BV including: Having BV can increase a woman's susceptibility to HIV
infection if she is exposed to the HIV
virus. Having BV increases the chances that an HIV
-infected woman can pass... Read more »
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...sexual behavior, unprotected vaginal and oral (they're past lovers but promiscous). In nov. I got a bacterial vaginosis, got metronidazole
and terconazole cream, finished treatment. Then I got a yeast infection, this was weird bc in the past i've... Read more »
Estoy asustado porque ultimamente tengo la lengua blanca. La tengo ms hacia el fondo y ahi, est bastante blanca. Tengo el VIH o es que la lengua blanca es de lo mal que como? PS: Estoy resfriado Read more »
...probablemente sea uno de los rganos ms comprometidos durante el curso de la infeccin por el virus de la inmunodeficiencia humana tipo-1 (HIV
-1). Desde la introduccin de la terapia antirretroviral de alta eficacia (HAART por sus siglas en ingls)... Read more »
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