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Mood Swings And Megace

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mood swings

what can i do abot mood swings that come and go but thier not all the time maybe i need some kind of help
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
...changing moods. Your best course of action is to consult with a mental health professional and get an opinion as to whether your mood swings are normal variations in how you feel or are a sign that you need some treatment. Read more »

Mood Swings and personality change

Dear Dr. Horvath,I have been on HIV medication now for 9 days. My regimen consists of Reyataz 2 x... Read more »

mood swings

My daughter has been positive for thirteen years and is responding to treatment well she is 37... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Wasting Syndrome

...the causes mentioned above. Reducing nausea and vomiting helps increase food intake. Also, appetite stimulants including Megace and Marinol have been used. Megace, unfortunately, is associated with increases in body fat. Marinol (dronabinol)... Read more »
The Well Project

Caring for Your Gut: Dealing With Diarrhea, Nausea and Other Stomach Problems if You Have HIV/AIDS

...you are taking (including over-the-counter, prescription, street drugs, and herbs), even if you only use them occasionally. Megace (a hormone) and Marinol (a synthetic version of marijuana) may increase appetite. Marijuana may be effective for... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Lexiva (Fosamprenavir, Telzir)

FOS-am-pren-a-veer Brand Name: Lexiva Other Name(s): Fosamprenavir calcium, GW 433908, GW433908, Telzir, VX 175, f-APV Drug Class: Protease Inhibitors Fosamprenavir, also known as Lexiva, is a type of medicine called a protease... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Depression and HIV

What Is Depression? Is Depression Important? What Are the Signs of Depression? What Causes Depression? Treatment for Depression The Bottom Line What Is Depression? Depression is a mood disorder. It is more than sadness or grief.... Read more »
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scotcharles article

Posted by alive2, 1 Reply
...one can relate so much to what our very own (thats right i said our)friend says in his words. im glad i read what i did, my mood swings are somewhat bothersome. i find myself losing place in conversation about things i am very familar with.the... Read more »

Feeling Blue

Posted by Alexandrite, 3 Replies
I've been feeling depressed for a while and I am not sure if it's related to my meds or my divorce (or perhaps both). Anyone out there on HIV meds and feeling depressed? If so, what do you do to combat the depression? Read more »

just needed to stop in

Posted by alivestill, 1 Reply
...as bad because they can be addressed and remidied. i have been ok i guess but since being back on these damned pills again my mood swings are really becoming a problem, i surmise its because i felt i could go longer without the drugs, apparently... Read more »

Don't Understand sometimes

Posted by bertuccio, 4 Replies
I guess I just need to get a couple of things off my brain, it feels really weighed down right now. I don't understand how one day everything is rosie and sweet; no cares, no worries; and then the very next day everything is crap again. I have... Read more »