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Syphilis Side Effects

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syphilis cure

I WOULD LIKE TO KNOW AFTER TAKE A ANTIBIOTIC INJECTION TO CURE SYPHILIS I WAS GIVEN 2 ON EACH SIDE OF THE BUTTOCKS WHEN WILL I SEE NOTICEABLE RESULTS. I HAVE A SWOLLEN LYMPH GLAND ON DA LEFT SIDE HEALED BUT VISIBLE SORES ON THE TIP OF THE PENIS OR...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...syphilis. Treatment will kill the syphilis bacterium and prevent further damage, but it will not repair damage already done.Because effective treatment is available, it is important that persons be screened for syphilis on an on-going basis if... Read more »

Am still a bit confused-Syphilis Question (ORAL SEX AND STDs, 2010)

I am a 50 year old safe, and usually sane man. That changed 48 Hours ago. In another city on a... Read more »

Burst condom + pep

Hi, Was having sex with a commercial sex worker when Condom broke and I withdrew immediately.... Read more »
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Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Syphilis -- a Dreadful Disease on the Move

...patients who are allergic to penicillin. Bear in mind that unlike penicillin, doxycycline does not kill treponemes and may be less effective in people with severely weakened immune systems. In cases of penicillin allergy, some experts prefer to... Read more »
The Well Project

Gynecological Problems

...basis. Several treatments are available for HPV, but they generally do not cure the disease, and some have significant side effects. These treatments also tend to be expensive, so it is important that people who have HPV discuss the pros and... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Syphilis Complications After Starting Treatment for HIV

...enrolled in a clinical trial that offered him treatment and study-related monitoring. At first there were no symptoms or side effects and he felt relatively well. Shortly later, however, he began experiencing some visual symptoms, specifically... Read more »
The Well Project

Myths About HIV

...HIV-positive people who receive combination antiretroviral treatment has dropped. Unfortunately, the HIV drugs do have side effects and toxicity (for some people) that can be life-threatening in very rare cases. The good news is that many of the... Read more »
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Posted by Ophites, 2 Replies
...for 3 years. I think my most severe ill feelings were during my initial adaptation to Crixivan. Once I got used to the side effects, I kind of "snapped back". I look back on the things I used to do to make some kind of sense out of all of... Read more »

besides obvious mental issue lol,can i go woohoo?

Posted by bios23, 3 Replies
...rimming or that performing oral sex on a guy is at the same risk than vaginal sex. and even in some that condoms are not really effective! (wtf!!) the logical side of me says that my chances are too low to worry. but my other side seems to win... Read more »

Believing you're Ok

Posted by worried22yo, 5 Replies
Hey guys. Just a quick question. I am really tying to believe after my 7 month neg. Home Access that I am OK despite a huge array of diagnosed symptoms. I am doing better. I think I am going to give blood maybe just to make sure since I hear they... Read more »

refusing meds

Posted by Anonymous, 7 Replies
...on meds. what was your reason? have you changed your mind since? why do people refuse to be put on meds..because of the side effects? do they believe that HIV meds cant make a differnce, or is more of "if i take the pill it means i am... Read more »