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Skin Rash With Ritonavir

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Skin Rash

Hi there I have been on Truvada and Efavirenz for exactly 10 days and this morning I woke up with a rash all over my body, even in my mouth feels as though it might even be in my mouth as well. I have been advised to stop taking ARV medication and...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...very severe with eye/mouth/breathing involvement then stopping the efavirenz and switching to alternative med such as lopinavir/ritonavir is recommended. KH Read more »

skin rash with drugs

I have HIV for the last 17 years and have previous experience with multiple medications. Due a a... Read more »

skin rashes and loose stools

im on the combo of Truvada,Reyataz, Norvir can they cause a skin rash with pain and itching. and... Read more »
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An Overview of Lexiva (Fosamprenavir, Telzir)

...disappear with continued use of the medicine. Less serious side effects of this medicine include depression, diarrhea, mild skin rash, nausea, numbness of the hands or feet, numbness of the mouth or lips, stomach pain, unusual sense of taste,... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Prezista (Darunavir, TMC114)

...functional sizes, thereby preventing the formation of mature virus particles. HIV/AIDS-Related Uses Darunavir, taken with ritonavir, was initially approved by the U.S. Food and Drug administration (FDA) on June 23, 2006, for use with other... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Taking Current Antiretroviral Drugs

...(200 mg; 2, 3x/day) No food restrictions. 100 mg pills can be dissolved in water. Take one hour apart from ddI or antacids. Skin rash, nausea, diarrhea, vomiting, headache, fatigue May cause false positive result on test for marijuana use. ... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Darunavir (Prezista)

...the Side Effects? The most common side effects include diarrhea, nausea, headache, and a common cold. Some people may get a skin rash. In rare cases, this could be serious. Darunavir has not been carefully studied in patients with hepatitis B or... Read more »
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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 my hair line ends and lower arms. I thought it was... Read more »

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 summer began. I have stayed out of the sun or put sun block on until last Saturday I was at a Read more »

HIV skin rash

Posted by shinpai, 1 Reply
Does it usually itch? How long does it last? Also yesterday when I sat down to eat a hamburger my teeth hurt with the first couple of bites. It was not a terribly severe pain, but it was ver disconcerting. Sounds familar anyone?? Read more »

skin rashes

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Hi, Is anyone currently taking Viramune with Combivir? I have developed a skin rash from the Virmaune. This is exactly like the rash I developed when I was taking Sustiva, which the doctor took me off of immediately. Read more »