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What Causes Severe Vaginal Bleeding, Large Clots, Chills, Shivering, Abdominal And Leg Pain?

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AIDSinfo

An Overview of Fuzeon (Enfuvirtide, T-20)

...Individuals should always take enfuvirtide as prescribed by their doctors. Contraindications Individuals should tell a doctor about any medical problems before taking this medicine. Individuals taking medications that prevent blood clotting or who have hemophilia or other blood clotting disorders may have a higher risk of postinjection bleeding after enfuvirtide use. Possible Side Effects Along with its desired effects, enfuvirtide...
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Oh God Please Answer I am shivering to death

Dear Doctor,First Thank you for replying you are gem of a person. I wish I could meet you one day and hug you to say a big thank you for what you are doing for the community. Now to my question.I had a sexual intercourse with a prostitute from...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi Alex,1.Kissing is not considered a risk for HIV transmission.2.Insertive oral sex carries a very minimal risk for HIV transmission.3.If you were wearing the condom when you went in and not wearing it when you came out, you can be sure it remained... Read more »

Blood Clot

What do you mean when you say blood clot? You say the HEP. C can live longer in a blood clot because it stays moist. Is blood on a piece of paper considered a clot?
Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

Response from Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

New York University, School of Medicine
...No. Blood in large drops that does not dry. Blood on paper is dry right away. That is still a minor issue. If you are worried, go get tested! Good Read more »

Blood Clots and H.I.V.

I was diagnosed in 2000, I have been extremely lucky to have responded well to all my treatment. My counts go up and down at times, but other than anemia back in 2001, I have not had many side effects, until this past October.I was hospitalized for...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...There may be a slight increase in the rate of blood clots. Protein S and C deficiencies, phospholipid syndrome and other conditions associated with blood clots have been reported in both Read more »

Blood Clots and H.I.V.

I was diagnosed in 2000, I have been extremely lucky to have responded well to all my treatment. My counts go up and down at times, but other than anemia back in 2001, I have not had many side effects, until this past October. I was hospitalized for...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
...Thanks for your post and sorry to hear of your health troubles.There are some reports of blood clots (thrombosis) of increasing frequency among persons with HIV infection. The cause of this is still unclear, particularly if certain Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Taiwanese Hemophiliacs File Lawsuit Against Bayer Over Blood-Clotting Products Allegedly Made With HIV-Tainted Blood

...Angeles against the U.S. unit of Bayer and four other pharmaceutical companies, alleging that the companies knowingly sold blood-clotting products that could have been tainted with blood from HIV-positive people, Reuters/Yahoo! India News ... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Retrovir

...legs, worsening in shortness of breath, increases in blood pressure, dizziness or loss of consciousness, extreme tiredness, or blood clots in hemodialysis vascular access ports. Do not take with Combivir or Trizivir, since zidovudine is already... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

HIV and Cardiovascular Disease

...atherosclerosis (or hardening of the arteries). It can cause angina. The blood vessels are then more likely to become blocked by blood clots. When this happens, the blocked vessels cannot supply blood to the heart and brain, which then are... Read more »
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Systemic Candidiasis

...this could lead to dangerous levels of sedation. When taken with the blood-thinning agent warfarin, azole drugs can make the blood clot more slowly, so clotting time should be monitored. Taking azoles with oral hypoglycemic drugs may result... Read more »
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I am freaking out, shivering continuosly

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Hi, This was my exposure with a thai sex worker - fingering , touching penis, then touching tip of penis on her buttocks, rubbing penis on her back well above waist. i am freaking out about possibilities of herpes . i know whatever is low risk for... Read more »

Am I Infected

Posted by delhiguy, 3 Replies
...the Symptoms Included: Feverish Feeling (But NO FEVER) Dizziness along with HOT and Cold Flushes (Throughout the 3rd Week) Abdominal Inflammation with Pain(Continued from Later half of 3rd Week till the end of 3rd week) Diarrhea (for last 2 days... Read more »

Continous muscle twitching & shivering

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Any expert please advise on this! I have continous shivering at night and during the day whilst I try to hold still, and my left eye keeps on twitching as well as my thumbs and my left leg! Read more »

leg pain

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...Has anyone experienced severe leg pain. My legs ache really bad only at night. Feel really heavy and ache. If so, what can I do about it. Read more »