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What Are The Side Effects Of Thrush

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Thrush, an HIV/AIDS side effect

My son has AIDS, he gets thrush among many other things, but this is really a bad side effect. What can we do?Thank you so much for your help. God Bless you for being there to answer questions.megan
David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

Response from David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

Grady Health System
...Dear Megan:Thrush or oropharyngeal candidiasis is a common oral manifestation of HIV infection and for the most part can easily be managed by topical Read more »

recurring thrush

Hai am 40 years and been taking atripla for 9months now with no problems, my cd4 is now 560 from... Read more »

Possible PEP side effect or something worse?

I am in my fourth week of PEP treatment (Combid 300). Approximately 3 weeks after possible... Read more »
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Candidiasis (Thrush)

...health care providers prefer to use local treatment first. It puts the medication directly where it is needed. It has fewer side effects than a systemic treatment. Also, there is less risk of candida becoming resistant to the medications. The... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Fluconazole (Diflucan)

... What Is Fluconazole? Why Do People With HIV Take It? What About Drug Resistance? How Is It Taken? What Are the Side Effects? How Does It React With Other Drugs? What Is Fluconazole? Fluconazole is an antifungal drug. In the... Read more »
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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 Read more »
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Cryptococcal Meningitis

...is a very strong drug. It is given as an injection or a slow intravenous (IV) infusion. Both of these drugs can have serious side effects. Side effects can be reduced by taking Advil or Tylenol a half hour before taking the drug. In a newer form... Read more »
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raltegravir questions please help me out here

Posted by themushroom, 2 Replies
...into my dna. The Dr's have found that raltegravir inhibits this virus and I am going to start taking it. My question is what side effects can I expect and is it well tolerated, It is a little scary being prescribed anti HIV drugs, but I am... Read more »

scared out of my mind

Posted by Nervous84, 1 Reply
...and had to be treated for bv. I went back to the doctor after taking all of my meds for the bv because I had developed oral thrush she advise me to get an hiv test because oral thrush is not normal in adults. So I had my blood drawn for the... Read more »

unprotected oral scare

Posted by Breezy, 2 Replies
...still really fatigued all the time. I had taken some antibiotics for a sinus infection, and both the thrush and rash could be a side effect of that. But I'm really scared. It's a little bit early to take a rapid hiv test, but I'd like to... Read more »

Wondering About Meds

Posted by jemcd793, 2 Replies
...question is this: I go back in a month with the expectation and hope that I will go on meds. The last few months I have felt considerably crappy; I am fatigued, weak, I always have a sinus infection, thrush appears every other week. I am... Read more »