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Std That Causes Sharp Pain On Left Side Of Stomach

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The Role of STD Detection and Treatment in HIV Prevention

...link between STDs and HIV infection? How can STD treatment slow the spread of HIV infection? What are the implications for HIV prevention? Where can I get more information? References Testing and treatment of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) can be an effective tool in preventing the spread of HIV , the virus that causes AIDS. An understanding of the relationship between STDs and HIV infection can help in the development...
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Stomach (Gastric) Pains

Hello,I have been on my meds for a number of years now since starting them have only ever had one problem which occured and thats stomach pains - I can only describe it as a griping pain, similar to when you need to pass wind with a ache in my...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...therapy for treatment that allows for stopping oral meds. Combivir contains AZT which can cause a range of sometimes annoying stomach complaints. If tenofovir (or abacavir) is available in your area then a switch from Combivir to an alternative... Read more »

Sharp Stomache Pain from AZT

My doctor is starting me back on AZT. The only side-effect I have had from it in the past is a sharp unbearable stomache pain even though I always take it with food. And that is why I went off of AZT several years ago. I'm hoping this time it...
John A. Bartlett, M.D.

Response from John A. Bartlett, M.D.

Duke University Medical Center
AZT certainly can cause GI side effects. The most commonly employed method of diminishing symptoms is to take AZT with food. I am not aware of a specific herb or medication that would be likely to diminish these symptoms, but trial and error might... Read more »

the left side of stomach hurts

me and my sister got in a fight a few days ago and she kicked me in the stomach several times with theses large boots and i have had problems with the left side of my stomach ever since i went to the hospital and they did ct scan on my abdominal...
Andrew T. Pavia, M.D.

Response from Andrew T. Pavia, M.D.

University of Utah, School of Medicine
...slowly feeling better from the bruising, and if you are not, you should go back in and let them expamine you again. With belly pain, it is hard to know what is going on without having the patient in front of you. Even then, it is one of the most... Read more »

Pain on the wall of stomach

Hi ryan i would like to ask you wether pain on the wall of the stomach just left side of navel can be a symptom of ARS,also i got lot of smegma formation under the foreskin of which the doctor took a sample for fungi culture,which came negative.is...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
There are no symptoms that are commonly experienced during ARS that specifically match the symptoms you describe. It is best to talk with your doctor about symptoms you are experiencing.RMK Read more »
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Caring for Your Gut: Dealing With Diarrhea, Nausea and Other Stomach Problems if You Have HIV/AIDS

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Joint Pain caused by liver, HIV, meds, arthritis?

Posted by ScotCharles, 3 Replies
...Has anyone experienced joint pain that was diagnosed as relating to either HIV or the meds? Don't laugh now, but my elbows are warm to the touch, and I have a Read more »

When does the pain not feel like pain anymore?

Posted by Survivor, 4 Replies
...am not allowed to ever read it. When I look around the world thru the eye glasses of the net, I see a whole hell of alot of pain and suffering. Friends who helped me initially now are now doing serious battle against a simple infection that a 2... Read more »

ARS STOMACH PAIN?

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My Story

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...crazy etc. one day in front of my computer i felt a sharp pain in left knee now at this point i was having kneck asches on left side brutal ones. my knee was killing me so i layed in bed next to my dad and told him as i did my whole leg went... Read more »