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Side Effects Of NRTIs

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The Well Project

Side Effects of HIV Drugs

... Table of Contents Side Effects and HIV Drugs Being Informed About Side Effects Helps Women and Side Effects Taking Care of Yourself Side Effects and HIV Drugs Over the years, drugs have been developed that can treat a wide range of medical problems,
Ask the Experts

serious side effects

I am an african aged 38yrs and I started ARV's (EFV, 3TC, and AZT) about 3 Months ago but had to switch after my skin blackened, developed rashes all over my body and my head got swollen, sore throat after two weeks of taking the meds. My clinician...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Sounds like a tough and challenging situation. Sometimes 3TC and/or AZT can cause rash/darkening skin in dark skinned persons. Thus, perhaps trying the lopinavir/ritoanvir regimen with alternative NRTIs if available (possibly use some combination... Read more »

Side effects of HPV vaccine for girls (GARDASIL SIDE EFFECTS, 2009)

My granddaughter is 15 1/2 and my daughter will not have her get the HPV vaccine because she says there are bad side effects.I'm sure she isn't sexually active but I'm worried that she will became so and get infected. What percentage of girls who...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Gardasil is considered to be a safe and effective vaccine; otherwise it wouldn't have gained FDA approval or still be on the market. Like almost all vaccines Gardasil can cause Read more »

Stress Related Side Effects?

Good morning,Firstly, thank you for this wonderful site. For me here in South Africa it has been a valuable source of information over the years. It has become my "Holy Grail" for information and it is the first place that I turn to for...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...some intriguing but not definitive studies linking stress to more problems with HIV and its treatment. Many more subtle side effects are seen more often with older HIV regimens (unfortunately) than with newer regimens (particularly relating to... Read more »

It's not all bad news - Undectable, rising CD4 and no side effects three years in

Hi forum, as a regular reader and occasional poster, I thought Id post an upbeat message, having just read Dr Youngs response to the march 6th Medication Honesty. The poster seems to know about some side effects already theres plenty of info out...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...can also state that most of my patient ultimately (after 12 months of initial therapy and regimen adjustments) wind up on an effective regimen that they tolerate without much problem. So despite all of the negative things that get discussed in... Read more »
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Test Positive Aware Network

Cause and (Side) Effects

...drug's page for details, or refer to the manufacturer's package insert for a full, comprehensive list of potential drug side effects. Remember that side effects may or may not occur. Some are more common than others, and individuals react... Read more »
Project Inform

Two Studies Show Kaletra and Isentress Similarly Suppress HIV, Yet Have Different Side Effects

...The percent of people maintaining optimal viral suppression was slightly higher among those on Kaletra in both studies. Side effects were similar between the groups, though Isentress did not cause the abnormal lipid levels seen in regimens with... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Side Effects

... What Are Side Effects? Who Gets Side Effects? How to Deal With Side Effects Which Side Effects Are the Most Common? The Bottom Line Read more »
Project Inform

Drug Side Effects Chart

...Entry Inhibitors Other Side Effect Warnings Antibiotics This chart may not adequately reflect the percentages of side effects in women due to the limited number of women in many studies of these drugs. The colors underneath each drug... Read more »
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Isentress & Side Effects

Posted by design36, 3 Replies
...I have been taking Isentress for about a month...Adnormal dreams, Insomnia, Excessive fatique have been side effects and seem to be ones for a lot of people. Does anyone have experience with this drug? Did the side effects get better? How long Read more »

Isentress Drug - Side Effects?? HELP

Posted by design36, 1 Reply
...I have been taking Isentress for about a month...Adnormal dreams, Insomnia, Excessive fatique have been side effects and seem to be ones for a lot of people. Does anyone have experience with this drug? Did the side effects get better? How long Read more »

side effects

Posted by aef, 3 Replies
I have been on atripila for 3 years and now take clonzepam for sleep. I am cold all the time especially feet and hands. wondering if anyone has had the same thing? Dr never seems to concerned. I am also trying to quit smoking. Under alot of stress... Read more »

ED side effects

Posted by Anonymous
...What are the side effects when taking Crixivan and Viagra? Read more »