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Stds And Stomach Problems

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The Well Project

Caring for Your Gut: Dealing With Diarrhea, Nausea and Other Stomach Problems if You Have HIV/AIDS

Table of Contents Gut Basics The Gut and HIV Diarrhea and HIV Coping With Diarrhea Nausea, Vomiting and Anorexia Gas, Bloating and Heartburn Taking Care of Yourself Gut Basics The gut includes the stomach, small intestine, large intestine, rectum, and anus. It is also called the gastrointestinal or GI tract. The gut plays an important role in keeping you healthy. It is where food is broken down, digested, and...
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Stomach problems with medicine.

I was diagnosed about a year ago and my doctor has prescribed Tricivir as my medication. But I am having a really hard time finding things that I can eat that do not make me sick. My stomach will bloat and everything just makes me sick to my...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...combination medications containing AZT, 3TC and abacavir (Trizivir in the US). A significant minority of patients have persistent stomach problems after starting AZT which is the most likely component causing the problems (followed by abacavir... Read more »

stomach problems

what would cause your stomach to bleed
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
This site is for the exclusive discussion of side effects of HIV treatment. Which HIV medications and other meds are you taking and what is your general HIV condition in order to response to you question? Read more »

Stomache problems & AIDS

I have AIDS and am having stomache problems. Some pain, Diahrrea, and my stomach makes alot of loud noices
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
You need to have your HIV specialist evaluate you since a very wide range of problems (from non HIV related such as stomach ulcers/H pylori gastritis to HIV-related to treatment/drug related factors) and treatment would vary widely depending on the... Read more »

Breathing and stomach problems

Doctor,I don't know wether to ask this as an OI infection or not as people with HIV get ill with normal stuff as well I guess. I am having a little trouble with my breathing, at certain times of the day I have to actually sort of actually think...
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
Your stomach problem may be gastritis. The information you gave about your breathing is too non-specific for me to pin down. Please see your doctor so these problems can be sorted out appropriately. Read more »
Articles
Rick Sowadsky, M.S.P.H.

How Do You Talk To Your Partners About HIV/AIDS and Other Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)?

...There is no easy answer concerning how to talk to a partner about HIV/AIDS and sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). Although many people find it easy tohave sex, they find it extremely difficult to talk about it. So how does onebegin? The Read more »
U.S. Public Health Service's Office on Women's Health

Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) -- Overview

... What Is a Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD)? How Many People Have STDs? How Do You Get an STD? What Are the Symptoms of STDs? How Do You Get Tested for STDs? Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Role of STD Detection and Treatment in HIV Prevention

...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... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Cook County, Ill., Ranks High in Sexually Transmitted Disease: STD Treatment Costs U.S. Health Care System $16.4 Billion a Year

...than half the people who should be screened receive the recommended STD tests, CDC said. If left undiagnosed and untreated, STDs raise the risk of HIV infection. The report found large racial disparities in STD rates, reflecting a range of... Read more »
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i know im infected i don't believe my tests.

Posted by roma2010, 4 Replies
...have to have fever and all of those.....the one major symptoms that nobody here has mentioned is this, when i started having stomach problems i also had some problems with my skin i had a couple of places in both hands were my skin would raise up... Read more »

Stomach problems

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I tested negative at 18 weeks but for the past 3 months my digestive system is failing me. Today at work i was trembling and sweating for about an hour. I dont know whats going on and i hope im not a late bloomer for hiv infection. Your response is... Read more »

stomach problems...

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
i am experiencing sever nausea within an hour after eating (even if its just yogurt or a banana) amd it lasts for several hours. it has become debilitating and after trying meds and herbs i dont know what to do so about three weeks ago i quit all... Read more »

19-year old

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...since the one time hookup, i have been experiencing weird symptoms for the last two years. Severe weight loss, vision changes, stomach problems, post inflammatory hyperpigmentation, increased sweating. I made that person get tested( I went with... Read more »