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Side Effects Of Fluconazole

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AIDS InfoNet

Fluconazole (Diflucan)

...depend on the type of infection you have. If you have had kidney problems, your doctor might need to reduce your dose of fluconazole. You can take fluconazole with or without food. What Are the Side Effects? The most common side effects of fluconazole are headache, nausea and pain in the abdomen. A few people get diarrhea. Most antiretroviral medications (ARVs) cause problems in the digestive system. Fluconazole could make those problems...
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On Sustiva/Truvada Combo Side effects differing

Hello! I have been on Sustiva and Truvada for a month and a half now and am still experiencing side effects that sometimes impair my speech, balance and at times can be quite hallucinatory. I've even shone signs compulsive obssesive behaviors...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
...If these side effects have been lessening with time it may turn out that they completely resolve. Are you taking the Sustiva at bedtime? If Read more »

Strange altering side effects

Hello...I was diagnosed in December (27th) 2006 HIV positive with a cd4 count of 44. My doctor put me on the standard prophylexis (sp?) while my blood work was going thru to determine if i had hep b. The results came back negative for hep b and so...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Your description sounds most like Sustiva-related central nervous side effects which can persist beyond the first month in a subset of patients (? > 10%). If simple anti-anxiety medications don't Read more »


dear sir,your suggesen is cryptococcal fungal infection treatment is okbut please give me suggesen of cryptococcal fungal infection s medicines and treatmentplease sand me treatment and medicines namethanksfrom india
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
...treat this infection. This should only be done by an experienced physician who knows how to treat these infections and manage side effects associated with the medications. Read more »

Thrush, an HIV/AIDS side effect

My son has AIDS, he gets thrush among many other things, but this is really a bad side effect. What can we do?Thank you so much for your help. God Bless you for being there to answer questions.megan
David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

Response from David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

Grady Health System
...therapy for mild to moderate infections with agents such as Mycelex troches (clotrimazole) and systemic therapy, such as Diflucan (fluconazole), for moderate to severe infections. Examples of these classifications and further information on... Read more »

An Overview of Fluconazole (Diflucan)

...--> Contraindications Individuals should tell a doctor about any medical problems before using this medicine. Possible Side Effects Along with its desired effects, fluconazole may cause some unwanted effects. Such adverse effects include... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Cryptococcal Meningitis a very strong drug. It is given as an injection or a slow intravenous (IV) infusion. Both of these drugs can have serious side effects. Side effects can be reduced by taking Advil or Tylenol a half hour before taking the drug. In a newer form... Read more »
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Systemic Candidiasis

... Table of Contents Cause Diagnosis Treatment Antifungal Drugs and Pregnancy Side Effects The Problem of Antifungal Resistance Drug Interactions Preventing Fungal Infections Naturally Chart for Treating Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Candidiasis (Thrush) care providers prefer to use local treatment first. It puts the medication directly where it is needed. It has fewer side effects than a systemic treatment. Also, there is less risk of candida becoming resistant to the medications. The... Read more »
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Itchy skin rash from sun and meds?

Posted by DJones, 4 Replies
...I have been on Fluconazole, Acyclovir and Atripla for about 6 months. I noticed problems with a terrible itchy skin rash when I was in the sun when the Read more »

Skin Rash

Posted by DJones, 8 Replies
...I have been on Atripla since January. I am also on Fluconazole and Acyclovir. In the last month I have developed a skin rash where the sun seems to hit my skin on my back of my neck where Read more »

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? Read more »

Manana visitare a Dr. Steve Natterstadd.

Posted by Anonymous, 7 Replies
El Jueves, maana visitare al Dr. Steve Nattersatd de TheBody. Vivo a una hora de su oficina. Algunas preguntas que sugieren le haga? Diganme que quieren que le pregunte, para hacer valer la pena los 100 a 200 dolares que me ira a cobrar. Tengo... Read more »