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Sinus Infection After Fingering Worried I Have HIV

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hiv meds and sinusitis treatment

I have severe sinusitis and my doctor prescribed me zinnat twice a day 500mg and also antihistaminicum rupafin once a day.I take epivir retrovir and stocrin. Is there any interaction with my meds or i can take them without to worry? thanks
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Short use of an antibiotic such as Zinnat (efuroxime) and a second generation anti-histamine with your HIV regimen is usually OK. KH Read more »

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Sinus infection

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Just wondering, does a sinus infection have anything to do with ars? had a sinus infection and then bad headache for 2 weeks. Low risk so I doubt its hiv but still Read more »

Allergies/sinus infections....symptoms or NOT!???

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...I see where a lot of people are asking about their current allergies or sinus infections. Worrying that they might be symptoms of HIV. Most everyone answers "no....those are not symptoms"..... Yet, not to be the Read more »

Worried to death

Posted by moratorium, 2 Replies
...something really stupid that I regret. I had insertive anal intercourse (I was the top) and am scared to death I might have HIV. The guy said that he is negative, but after reading about ARS I am paranoid that I had that. It's around the 3 month... Read more »

Worried and need to get tested

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...this (all within 2 weeks ago), my lower back beagn to ache. I went to a doctor at an urgent care center, and he felt it was a sinus infection, and put me on Doxycycline for 10days, I feel a little better, fatigue is gone, head feels lighter and... Read more »