Signs And Symptoms Of Being Sick

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Take pills again after vomitting

Ive been on my current regime for a few yrs and undetectable with a fantastic CD4%. I was recently sick about 30mins after taking my meds. I panicked and didnt know what to do so took another dose of my meds. Is this the correct thing to do?? Will...
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
Should not be a problem. Read more »

Stocrin/Truvada..constant nausea/vomiting!!

Hi there..My girlfriend has been taking Stocrin/Truvada for 4 weeks now and still has constant... Read more »

3 U. blood & also vomitting a lot

A friend stopped taking her meds in Jan. '02.She wanted quality of life..tired of feeling sick. ... Read more »
Body Health Resources Foundation

Nausea & Vomiting

...Meds to Blame? All HIV meds, except for Fuzeon (since it is injected), can cause nausea -- which is the sensation of wanting to throw up or vomit. The following medications seem to be more commonly associated with nausea: Combivir Emtriva ... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Nausea and Vomiting

... Nausea -- that sick-to-your-stomach feeling that makes you feel like you may vomit -- is a very common side effect that many PHAs experience, especially in the first few weeks of starting HAART. It can be caused Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

What To Do If You Get Sick: 2009 H1N1 and Seasonal Flu

...throat runny or stuffy nose body aches headache chills fatigue sometimes diarrhea and vomiting *It's important to note that not everyone with flu will have a fever. What should I do if I get... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Caring for Someone Sick at Home

...including fever, cough, sore throat, runny or stuffy nose, body aches, headache, chills and fatigue. Some people may also have vomiting and diarrhea. People may be infected with the flu, including 2009 H1N1, and have respiratory symptoms without... Read more »
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vomit and HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...2 weeks ago I was in a mosh pit with a guy and he vomited and a little bit got on my leg. I checked my leg and I saw no blood, but I had a little cut on my leg from 20 days ago that Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 10 Replies
WELL .,HERE i AM AT 52....having survived the first and second waves of HIV as a gay man in NYC in 1975-1983..and find myself 2006 facing this disease you all are.. I am a hep c survivor...took that treatment and tolerated it... Read more »

Intact Skin; Dont throw all caution to the wind

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I read a post from time to time that downplays the risk of HIV transmittion thru intact screen. Just as HIV stigma shouldnt be used to ac-celerate HIV transmittion concerns and information, nor should defensiveness about HIV stigma be used to... Read more »

"In the throws" part 2.....

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply all we're right...I think. Seems as if todays test shows undetectable virus......UNDER 50......CD4cells 1299. Doctor wants two more antibody tests in another 4 weeks and 12 weeks....just to confirm this false positive viral load test.... Read more »