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Tingling Feet Related To Hiv

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Burning and Tingling in hands and feet

Hello Doc Keith, Please answermy question and let me feel reassured. I am on atripla since march 2009 and my v/l is undectable and CD4 count is over 500, but when I sit I feel a burning sensation in my feet and tingling in my hands.. what could...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...HIV drug related neuropathy can be seen with Atripla no not common (<< 5%). Almost always drug related neuropathy involves the toes/feet well Read more »

Numbness and tingling in feet sole and just starting atripla

Hello Doc Keith,I started taking atripla a few days ago because my CD 4 count was 323 and v/l was... Read more »

Epzicom and Isentress

Since I've switched to Epzicom and Isentress.I've had tingling and stinging sensations in my hands... Read more »
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I am not imagining this but tingling hands/feets!!

Posted by ExWorryWart, 5 Replies
...exposure? This is the only symptom that is consistent and not going away.. PLZ HELP I had anxiety disorder earlier but never had tingling (unless during panic attacks)...this one is consistent and burns too...I looked over anxiety forum and that... Read more »

numbness and tingling

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...thought i was the only one with this numbing problem but there seems to be more of this happening,I know you can get it from hiv drugs but as you know ive tested neg at 3 and 4 months.At first i thought it could be from spending so much time on... Read more »

Two Potential Risks at Doctor's Office

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...way to that. I have been to a hand specialist and he really can't pinpoint what's going on in my hands. I was told by an hiv+ person that the tingling associated with hiv starts 4 or 5 years into the illness and primarily starts in the feet... Read more »

worried2002

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...months now,I woke up this morning and my toes are now going numb and tingling.I was reading that that can be a problem with early hiv infection.As you know i just had my 23 week neg test and was relieved by that.now with this happening with my... Read more »