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Taking Diflucan With Hiv Meds

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Could it be med related?

I was diagnosed in 1988 with HIV/Hep C. I started meds in 1994 and have done well since. My tcells are currently 284, (down from 350 the month before) and my viral load is undetectable. I've had a liver biopsy done a few years ago and it showed no...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Ouch-what a frustrating series of events. I would consider fluconazole as a likely cause of the liver problems from the information you provided. KH Read more »

St. John's Wort and many of my meds!

Six days ago, I started taking anti-depression pills that I purchased at a health food store--along... Read more »

Started Meds 3 Weeks ago, just got first lab results back

Hi Dr, I was diagnosed HIV+ 6 weeks ago after having some mild fatigue but no other symptoms. ... Read more »
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The Well Project

Gynecological Problems

...opportunistic infections, menopause or other GYN conditions. Other factors may include using some side effects of HIV drugs and other meds (like megestrol), street drugs (especially heroin and marijuana), and poor nutrition. Finally, body weight... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Fluconazole (Diflucan)

...How Does It React With Other Drugs? What Is Fluconazole? Fluconazole is an antifungal drug. In the US, its brand name is Diflucan®. It is sold under many different names in other parts of the world. Antifungals fight infections caused by... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Transgender Health and HIV

...understand the impact of hormones by themselves on the transgender body, and we know even less about how hormones interact with HIV meds." -- JoAnne Keatley, MSW, Director of the Center of Excellence for Transgender HIV Prevention, UCSF ... Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...than womenstill have HIV in the US, women are catching up. In some countries, HIV+ womenoutnumber HIV+ men. The proportion of HIV/AIDS cases among women has more than tripled from 8percent in 1985 to an alarming 27 percent in 2008. That means... Read more »
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On the rise 3.5 years post HIV/AIDS diagnosis

Posted by PositiveInPVD, 5 Replies
...the immune system numbers or a negative person! The moral of the story...you can and will come back "from the grave"! These meds work great. Granted they are a nuisance, but they are amazing! Stay on them. Treat yourself well. Your body will... Read more »

hello everyone...

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...to 19 years - taking no propholaxis. We can document those dates back to 1982 via the MACS (Multi AIDS Cohort Studies) and strongly beleive I had a calssic sero-conversion in August of 1987. In January of... Read more »

taking hiv meds to Russia and Eastern Europe

Posted by Anonymous
...and Eastern Europe this summer. I'm concerned that I might have a problem going through customs in these countries if my HIV meds are spotted. Has anyone taken their HIV meds to these countries? What happened? Any advice? Thanks! Read more »

Wanting kids

Posted by Anonymous, 12 Replies
...father, I have so much to offer. I feel like I got cheated on not being able to be a father. I dont know now if I can be with a HIV neg female or even go on dates anymore without the feeling rejected because of my status. Is it possible to find... Read more »