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My Stomach Hurts Dose That Mean I Have Hiv

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What dose HIV + but (undectible) mean?

I met some new freinds that are HIV+ but "undectible" Now what dose this mean? Dose it mean they're not as contagous. They tell me they take HIV+ medication's, so is this "undetectible" status a result of being on...
Lisa Hightow-Weidman, M.D., M.P.H.

Response from Lisa Hightow-Weidman, M.D., M.P.H.

University of North Carolina
Hello thereYes, you are exactly right in that being undetectable describes when an HIV infected person has such a low level of virus in their body that the level is undetectable by the lab tests we use. People with undetectable viral load in the... Read more »

Upset stomach for over a year

I have unfortunately had diarrhea for a year now (though I've only been on meds for 2 months... Read more »

Skipped 12 doses PEP

Hello,After a possible exposure to HIV, i've used PEP pills the first 3 days. After that i... Read more »
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Dose Optimisation: 50 mg Ritonavir-Boosting, 3TC Dosing and Raltegravir Once-Daily

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Connect With Others

To anyone who's hurt living with HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
This letter is written to anyone whos' been hurt living with hiv. Namely the obsessive or those whove been tramatized. Before you say goodbye, post here. If your hurt and need to vent - do it here. I will go down fighting for the hurt or... Read more »

i don't mean to sound like a dissident

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...but my uncle had HIV and died of the drugs (enlarged his heart and liver and gave him stomach cancer) not AIDS

i have read a lot of stories about people who have lived long lives (while HIV+) while NOT on drugs

they seem to be more common than... Read more »

Upset Stomach

Posted by RL9141, 2 Replies
I've been on Truvada, Prezista, Norvir for about a year now. All is well except I have such stomach problems. Lately I have had chronic diarrhea, stomach pain, stomach gas, nausea. It sucks and anything I eat hurts my stomach. Is it truse that there... Read more »

I feel sick to my stomach and haven't eaten in day

Posted by jackiec, 2 Replies
i feel so sick to my stomach. i needed to write you all to get your advice. i know i sound pathetic. i had unprotected sex and then 3 days later my lymph nodes swelled up in my neck and it seemed like my throat hurt but it didn;t really seem like a... Read more »