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Signs Of Lactic Acidosis

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Lactic acidosis

...who is now 19 years and he is now on ATRIPLA. The doctor warned me of lactic acidosis. Kindly let me know about the warning signs of lactic acidosis, because I have read that it can be fatal if not addressed immediately.Kaka
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...The risk of lactic acidosis from Atripla is very low (<<< 1%) so that ordinarily is not much of a concern. Symptoms of lactic acidosis are non-specific and Read more »

Lactic Acidosis

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Lactic Acidosis

...(too few platelets), anemia (too few red blood cells), and neutropenia (too few neutrophils). Mitochondrial damage can lead to lactic acidosis and hepatic steatosis (fatty liver) and may also play a role in lipodystrophy (see Lipodystrophy Fact... Read more »
The Well Project

Lactic Acidosis and HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents Understanding Lactic Acidosis What Causes Lactic Acidosis? Symptoms of Lactic Acidosis Treatment Risk Factors Taking Care of Yourself Read more »
Treatment Action Group

Lactic Acidosis

...efavirenz (HR 1.46). Efavirenz may increase lactate levels by suppressing the lipogenic pathway. Signs and Symptoms Initial signs of lactic acidosis include general gastrointestinal symptoms such as nausea, vomiting, bloating, abdominal pain... Read more »
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Mitochondrial Toxicity

...lactic acid levels and throw off the test results. It's difficult to know if you have MT. However, you can look for the following signs of lactic acidosis: Nausea Vomiting Severe fatigue Recent weight loss Rapid, deep breathing Cramps, muscle... Read more »
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lactic acidosis

Posted by Anonymous
...Has anyone else out there had lactic acidosis? Would like to hear, share experiences. Read more »

PEP Question

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Worried after performing oral on multiple partners

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Okay from the Top I am A gay male but have never really been interested in a dating or regular partner.In the past Ive been hooking up on net or rest stops but just giving oral nothing else .I admit I always enjoyed swallowing semen a lot and Over... Read more »

Has anyone had any signs of a new infection?

Posted by red232, 1 Reply
What signs or symptoms have you all experienced with new infections? Was your White blood count low? Read more »