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Vomiting And Aids

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Anxiety causing stomachache and vomiting?

My brother was diagnosed with AIDS two years ago. Last year he also received a diagnosis of congestive heart failure. He has been very inconsistent with his medication and has been hospitalized about every 3 months due to complications from both...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
He needs a general evaluation to determine the factors contributing to his stomach ache and nausea. Certainly stress/anxiety can contribute but many other factors (including gastric reflux, H pylori infection, side effects of meds) can be active... Read more »

A.I.D.S. in my dog

If my dog eats vomit of a person that has A.i.D.S. can they contract the virus? Read more »

HIV in vomit??

Hi...I was wondering if it was possible to spread HIV if you came in contact with an HIV positive... Read more »
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The Well Project

Caring for Your Gut: Dealing With Diarrhea, Nausea and Other Stomach Problems if You Have HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents Gut Basics The Gut and HIV Diarrhea and HIV Coping With Diarrhea Nausea, Vomiting and Anorexia Gas, Bloating and Heartburn Taking Care of Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Norvir (Ritonavir)

...Ritonavir, also known as Norvir, is a type of medicine called a protease inhibitor (PI). PIs act by blocking protease, a protein that HIV needs to make more copies of itself. HIV/AIDS-Related Uses Ritonavir was approved by the FDA on March 1,... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Ziagen (Abacavir)

...type of medicine called a nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NRTI). NRTIs block reverse transcriptase, a protein that HIV needs to make more copies of itself. HIV/AIDS-Related Uses Abacavir sulfate was approved by the FDA on December... Read more »
The Well Project

Caring for Your Heart if You Have HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents Heart Disease Basics Symptoms of Heart Disease/Attack Risk Factors for Heart Disease HIV and Heart Disease Reducing the Risk for Heart Disease Taking Care of Yourself Heart Disease Basics Many... Read more »
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vomit and HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...leg and I saw no blood, but I had a little cut on my leg from 20 days ago that was not actively bleeding. Could I face risk of HIV? Read more »

Husband just diagnosed with AIDS

Posted by jillymae06, 8 Replies
...My husband of 13 years has just been diagnosed with AIDS... we skipped the HIV+ part and went right to full-blown AIDS. I am scared and angry at the same time. He has battled oral thrush for over a year Read more »

weight loss?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...why do people with aids lose weight?? is it because of diahrea and vomitting or does the weight just come off? thanks Read more »

30 month seroconversion??

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...debating the window period, and "seroReversion", what do you think of this? http://www.thebody.com/Forums/AIDS/ViralLoad/Archive/Treatment/Q8096.qna Apparently this person was sick and suspected HIV, so they took a number of antibody and viral... Read more »