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Vertigo And Hiv With Tingling Feet Numbness In Toes

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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 50,000. However, before starting atripla, I have been experiencing intermittent numbness and discomfort in my feet. Please advice me if this discomfort...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Numbness/discomfort in feet can be due to a variety of conditions with HIV related peripheral neuropathy being one of the possiblities. Effective HIV treatment with drugs with little direct link to peripheral neuropathy (avoid the "d"... Read more »

Tingling Toes

My 77 year old father has just been diagnosed HIV positive. His CD4 count is 468, %CD4 = 13%,... Read more »

Numbness in my toes is getting worse

Dr:I've been having some numbness in my toes for about 1 year now. It hasn't been too... Read more »
Gay Men's Health Crisis

Working My Last Nerve

They say a journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. Well, my feet and I have been on poor terms ever since 1964 when I snagged a toenail under the door and destroyed any potential they had for becoming high-fashion open-toed shoe... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Greece Calls for International Cooperation in Fight Against HIV/AIDS

Globally, the AIDS epidemic "has deepened the gap between the North and South," Greece's minister of health and social solidarity said Thursday at the UN General Assembly High-Level Meeting on AIDS. Andreas Loverdos pointed to human trafficking as... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Nepal Faces Numerous Challenges in Achieving HIV/AIDS Millennium Development Goal, Inter Press Service Reports

A large gap between reported and estimated HIV/AIDS cases in Nepal makes achieving a target in the United Nations Millennium Development Goals of halting and reversing the spread of HIV/AIDS by 2015 a "far-fetched dream," Inter Press Service ... Read more »
AIDS Community Research Initiative of America

Recycling Medication: Facing the Challenge in Developing Countries

"The convergence of global stakeholders at AIDS 2006 has provided an ideal opportunity to examine the gap between what society is capable of doing in the face of this unprecedented humanitarian crisis and the actual level of response" -- Dr. Helene... Read more »
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Toes are numb on both

Posted by Rivy, 6 Replies
I have been dealing with this for some time now. However, it's gotten worst the past few months and I can't go or do anything without having this neropathy in both my feet toes. Is there anything out there that can cure it without surgery. I... Read more »

numbness and tingling

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
Jackie,Jade,Gregg,Gman,anyone know whats goin on with the tingling and numbing hands and fingers.As you all know ive had all the symptoms everyone else has, i thought i was the only one with this numbing problem but there seems to be more of this... Read more »

Tingling and numbness

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Well i went for more tests ,there doing a complete blood test on me checking everything also there checking for diabetis and yes there throwing in another hiv test to.I asked about testing for CMV i was told that i was probably exposed to it when i... Read more »

I am not imagining this but tingling hands/feets!!

Posted by ExWorryWart, 5 Replies

How common is it to get it during 5-6 weeks of 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... Read more »