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Neuropathy In Hands And Arms

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numb hands-arms

Hi, I have been on two expanded access drugs(merck 015, tmc125), truvada and darunivir now for 7 mo. Vl<50, tcells-371. For the last two weeks my hands are stiff and numb arms also. I think this is neuropathy of hands and arms-I already have it in...
Brian Conway, M.D.

Response from Brian Conway, M.D.

University of British Columbia
...lot of these medications are quite new, and we do not have a good feel for how often they may (or may not) be associated with neuropathy. The symptoms you have may be related to neuropathy or perhaps to issues with the joints. The first thing... Read more »

Sustiva/Truvada neuropathy?

Dear Keith:I am 31 years old. I have had type 1 diabetes (IDDM) since 1985, and HIV positive since... Read more »

Could I have neuropathy?

My left arm becomes numb from the elbow to the tips of my three fingers. My thumb and index finger... Read more »
Articles
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Understanding and Managing Peripheral Neuropathy

...nerve supply) in the distal (farther from the hips and shoulders) muscles of the limbs, such as those in the calves and forearms. EMG can also help distinguish DSPN from related neurological problems such as those associated with aging. Another... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Zerit

...for your next dose. Do not double up on your next dose. AWP: $456.16 (generic $411.16) / month for 40 mg capsules Manufacturer contact: Bristol-Myers Squibb, www.bmsvirology.com , 1 (800) 272-4878 Potential side effects and... Read more »
Project Inform

Peripheral Neuropathy

...www.atdn.org and click on "Access Project." People who lack coverage for meds can sometimes gain access to them through the manufacturers' Patient Assistance Programs. A good resource for this is www.rxassist.org , though you must sign in for... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Peripheral Neuropathy

... What Is Peripheral Neuropathy? What Causes PN? How Is PN Diagnosed? How Is It Treated? Other Resources The Bottom Line What Is Peripheral Read more »
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Neuropathy??? maybe. Your thoughts?

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...the other symptoms) I got tingling in my hands, then an all over hypersensitivity sensation (like sunburn). At times both my arms and legs have been totally numb and at other times it felt like I'd been mucking around with a TENS machine that is... Read more »

Neuropathy above the knees

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...anyone out there experiencing neuropathy above the knees? I am experiencing cutting sensations above the knees and also in the arms. My doctors have told me that they have never come across this before. I'd like to hear from anyone who has had... Read more »

Neuropathy?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...wondering as I am experiencing strange twinges of pain that last mostly seconds, minutes at most, that occur frequently in the arms/hands and legs/feet but also occasionally in the chest and face - and these started at the beginning of week 7 and... Read more »

Neuropathy Question.

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...the other symptoms) I got tingling in my hands, then an all over hypersensitivity sensation (like sunburn). At times both my arms and legs have been totally numb and at other times it felt like I'd been mucking around with a TENS machine that is... Read more »