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The Physical Effects Hiv Has On The Infected

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AIDS - Mental state and Physical Side effects

was deteected with H.I.V. in 1992. He started the following treatment from 2002.2002 - Duovir (he took this for about 3 years.)2005 Nevirapine he took this for 15 days and stopped it as he got severe rash.He was then pu on Effiverence for about a...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...generic form of the protease inhibitor Kaletra available where you are located. The foot pain could be due to HIV itself, residual effect from prior HIV meds, or possible due to the lamivir or one of currnet meds. However, the current regimen... Read more »

Experiencing HIV Treatment side-effect symptoms when not in treatment

This person I know is relative healthy and her cell counts are extremely high. However, for the... Read more »


What emotional effects do HIV/AIDS do to you? Do you suffer from anger or stress or something?and... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV and Aging

... Table of Contents The Aging HIV Population Is Growing HIV May Speed Up Aging Monitor Your Overall Health Stigma and the Need for Social Support for Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Smoking and HIV

...interfere with processing of medications by the liver. It can also worsen liver problems like hepatitis. Smoking and Side Effects People with HIV who smoke are more likely to suffer complications from HIV medication than those who don't. For... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

HIV in Prisons and Jails

... HIV and Correctional Settings Health Care in Prisons and Jails Prisoners With HIV Infection HIV Care for Prisoners Improving Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Recreational Drugs and HIV

...of getting HIV or other sexually transmitted diseases. If you swap drugs for sex, the risks increase. If you are feeling the effects of using drugs, you might wonder if you have HIV infection. Some of the signs and symptoms overlap. Be sure that... Read more »
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Diagnosed with HIV and AIDS at the same time!!!!

Posted by icantbelieve, 9 Replies
Last April, viral load over 500.000 and cd4 count 191. Overwhelming. I've been sad, lonely, on meds, always tired, lost weight, appetite, no one knows, live away from my family, no partner, with an infection on my skin since April that impairs my... Read more »


Posted by bradford
...Foundation, , a non-profit foundation that supports people dealing with the physical and psychological side effects of HIV infection. Read more »

Xango and hiv testing

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...consuming Xango, the natural juice that has been said to have a lot of good stuff in it, can it affect the results when testing for hiv antibodies? The producers of Xango state that it boosts the immune system.. Anyone knows anything about... Read more »


Posted by Survivor, 1 Reply
...could do for her. She was immediately discharged and forced out onto the streets while still recuperating from the operation -- effectively a death sentence for someone in her condition. Fortunately, she found her way to Lavra, and after months... Read more »