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I am taking reyataz,truvada,and norvir. I am experiencing some bleeding and passing some clots, is this normal or should i get medical attention?
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
You don't mention if the bleeding or clots is per rectum or vaginal. Neither are usually due to your HIV regimen. Passing clots per rectum should prompt evaluation for hemorrhoids, a bleeding problem, or some other condition. KH Read more »

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Latest Attempt to Block HIV: Stronger Vaginal Gels

...those already infected and could be a good candidate for that window period, said Hillier. Tenofovir tends to cause fewer side effects than most AIDS treatments. It also concentrates in vaginal tissue at far higher levels via a gel than a pill,... Read more »
AIDS Community Research Initiative of America

Vaginal Yeast Infections

...drugs, and may require treatment with topical or intravenous amphotericin B, a drug with multiple and sometimes severe side effects. For this reason, it is felt that it is best to use topical treatment for vaginal candidiasis first, and limit the... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Candidiasis (Thrush)

...Medications are not normally used to prevent candidiasis. There are several reasons for this: It is not very dangerous. There are effective drugs to treat it. The yeast could develop resistance to the medications. Strengthening your immune... Read more »
Project Inform

Systemic Candidiasis

... Table of Contents Cause Diagnosis Treatment Antifungal Drugs and Pregnancy Side Effects The Problem of Antifungal Resistance Drug Interactions Preventing Fungal Infections Naturally Chart for Treating Candidiasis Read more »
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