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Symptoms Of Anemia

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Symptomes of anemia

Good morning Dr. RobHere the history: I was diagnosed hiv + in May 1997. I am actually on meds with Combivir and Sustiva (started meds in January 2001 and very compliant) I also take pravachol (meds side effects) to lower cholesterol and also...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,There is no doubt that anemia can be associated with many of the symptoms you describe "fatigue, difficultly concentrating, dizziness, headaches, tired all the time," etc. Anemia is diagnosed by looking at components of the CBC (complete... Read more »

Symptoms of anemia

Hi all. My girlfriend and I both think she is anemic, she is going into get tested this week at our... Read more »

HELP -- are my symptoms due to my anemia?

Dear Doctor,My hemoglobin has been declining. Usually it's in the range of 9 to 10 however lately... Read more »
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Ortho Biotech

Many With HIV Accept Symptoms of Fatigue as "Fact of Life"

...condition." Anemia is characterized by a reduction of the number of red blood cells or the amount of hemoglobin in the blood. 2 Symptoms of anemia may include fatigue, shortness of breath, dizziness, or paleness. The Centers for Disease... Read more »
The Well Project

Women, Anemia and HIV/AIDS

Table of Contents What Is Anemia? Anemia and HIV What Causes Anemia? Diagnosis and Treatment Taking Care of Yourself What Is Anemia? Anemia is a medical problem that happens when you have a lower than normal amount of red... Read more »
Joseph B. Molaghan, N.P., A.C.R.N.

The Facts About HIV-Related Anemia

...Hydroxyurea Pyrimethamine Some chemotherapy used in the treatment of HIV related cancers. How Do I Know if I Have Anemia? Symptoms of anemia include fatigue, rapid heart beat, shortness of breath and lightheadedness. These symptoms are... Read more »
AIDS Project Los Angeles

Fatigue May Be Sign of Anemia

...oxygen can lead to fatigue, difficulty breathing, an increased heart rate and a pale appearance. Signs to heed What are the signs of anemia? The most common complaint of people with anemia is tiredness, or fatigue. Anemia can also cause... Read more »
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Anemia?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Does anyone know what is the typical symptoms for anemia? I recently experienced bruises easily which had never happened to me before. I was a very healthy person and bruise or cuts on me got healed very quickly. People told me that low red blood... Read more »

Am I Infected

Posted by delhiguy, 3 Replies
I am 30 YO guy. Worried that I may have got infected. I met this friend of mine on 5th of Dec 2010 which was just a causual meeting after 5 years. After having drinks she started touching me and I got aroused and we end up mating. While in act, she... Read more »

Spirulina Latest Scientific Research

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...viral diseases. Bacterial or parasitic infections may be prevented or respond better to treatment and wound healing may improve. Symptoms of anemia, poisoning and immunodeficiency may be alleviated. Scientists in the USA, Japan, China, Russia,... Read more »

Mycobacterium Avium Complex (MAC)

Posted by Anonymous
Good day! I just found out that I have some bacteria in my blood. I'm low with t4cell at 1 so my doctor says that I have MAC. I wanted to know if anyone has experience this and has anyone gotten better. This could explain my many symptoms... Read more »