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bladder irritation and pain

Client is on a Sustiva, Zerit and Epivir combination and is also taking Neurontin and Remeron. She is experiencing some nausea and shows symptoms of bladder infection (urgency, irritation) but tests negative for it. Can you suggest what is causing...
Brian Boyle, M.D., J.D.

Response from Brian Boyle, M.D., J.D.

Cornell University, Weill Medical College
...e.g., Chlamydia or gonococcal infection, (3) a non-bacterial bladder/urinary tract infection, e.g. Trichomonas or herpes, (4) a vaginitis, or (5) a kidney stone that is "stuck" in the bladder. She should be re-evaluated by her doctor and further... Read more »

CANDIDA and symptoms

I would like to know how soon do you start having symptoms such as yeast infections and bladder infections. I had an encounter with a guy twice, became preganant, infected with the "claps" and an abortion. I was treated for the std immediatly and...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
As you are no doubt aware, vaginal yeast infections are pretty common in the general population and are not necessarily the hallmark of HIV. Nevertheless, recurrent or severe yeast infections, either vaginal or oral, can be a symptom of... Read more »

PEP REGIMEN- PLEASE PLEASE RESPOND

Hello, I will make this short. I've submitted this situation before, without a response. I've even been trying to get a response from a different forum because I'm thinking, well maybe I'm asking my question in the wrong forum. I'd appreciate if...
Brian Conway, M.D.

Response from Brian Conway, M.D.

University of British Columbia
None of what you describe relates in any way to HIV serocnversion in a specific manner. All of this could be due to an intercurrent infection and/or side effects of the zidovudine component of the Combivir ans well as the Sustiva. I would focus on... Read more »

Bladder infection/constipation

10 year HIV+ male, 39, CD4 constant at 210-250 range, undetectable viral load, history of anal warts with three operations. The after the last operation in Sept 2002, male started to experience UTI, tested positive to 10 different kinds of bateria...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Remeron can cause constipation and a sense of having urinary frequency which can mimic a UTI. Trying to avoid antibiotics to allow normal bacteria to return (? yogurt diet for a while) helps some patients in your situation. Flomax can help the... Read more »
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Fungal Infections

...from tea-tree oil (not the oil itself -- this can be very irritating!) Candidiasis of the Vagina (Vaginal Candidiasis, Vaginitis or Yeast Infection) May occur with high CD4 cell counts (around 500), but more likely to develop at lower CD4... Read more »
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Can i get HIV if i lick a vaginal fluid on-----

Posted by von, 1 Reply
Hi can i get hiv if i lick a fresh vaginal fluid on her underwear Read more »

bladder infection?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...waiting to get my results back in a week, so I'm trying not to freak out, but today I feel like I could be starting to get a bladder infection. Is this a symptom? I haven't had sex recently so I know it's not from that...maybe I don't have one,... Read more »

CDC Call - Condoms

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Ok - Beings I cannot sleep and just need to talk to someone. I called the CDC and reiterated my situation: Protected Oral and Vaginal Sex with a female sex worker. (I am male) Now 10 days after this I am having a major burning sensation on my... Read more »

Clamidia and HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
... I went AGAIN to the STD clinic on thursday and they tested for everything, sifilis, gonorrea, herpes, clamidia, fungus, or bladder infection and HIV. All negative. Doctor said it's psicological and that I should just chill out. On saturday I... Read more »