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NSAIDS

Hi Doc, quick question: assuming a person is going thru ARS after a possible exposure, can NSAIDS drugs like Tylenol mask out the symptoms of fever and swollen glands? Thus the person never suspects about ARS. Thanks!...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
NSAIDS would rarely fully mask the symptoms of clear acute antiretroviral syndrome though could diminish associated pain and fever. KH... Read more »

Permanent NSAID use

Which NSAID would be safest to use for the rest of your life for a condition that will never go... Read more »

What NSAID is the safest to use?

I was diagnosed wit HIV two years ago and recently started taking Atripla. For the last several... Read more »
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Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Headaches

Some people develop headaches as a result of drug side effects. In some cases, these will only occur during the beginning of drug therapy and will gradually disappear over the next few weeks. In others, they may remain long-term, and the only... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Peripheral Neuropathy

Peripheral Neuropathy (peripheral = furthest away; neuro = nerve; pathy = damage) Peripheral neuropathy (PN) -- nerve damage that causes numbness, burning, tingling and sometimes severe pain in the toes, feet and legs, and sometimes in the... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV-Related Pain

Table of Contents Introduction What Causes Pain? Common Types of Pain Assessing Pain Pain Management What to Do if You Have Pain Introduction Pain is common in people living with HIV (HIV+ people). One study found thatmore than... Read more »
AIDSinfo

Osteonecrosis, Osteopenia and Osteoporosis

Terms Used in This Fact Sheet Dual energy x-ray absorptiometry (DEXA) scan: a test that uses low energy x-rays to measure the mineral content of bones. A DEXA scan uses less radiation than a standard chest x-ray. Magnetic resonance imaging... Read more »
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sex-drive

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Hey guys. I guess we are all in this together so we can use this forum to help and support each other. I'm doing Ok, would just like an added boost in the sex-drve department. Do any of you know where i can get androgel through a website? Tried... Read more »

Neuropathy Question.

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hi all. Scott here. Am very new to this forum. I posted this in the recently infected forum but I think this is where it should be. I'm very recently diagnosed. Exposed just over 3 months ago. 3 weeks after infection (amongst all the other... Read more »

herbs!

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
A few months ago , I saw on this board an entry from a guy called Chris regarding some Chinese Herbs.

He said he took Chinese Herbs (hepatic disease and Shousaikotou)and an Agaricus mushroom in Brazil and it boosted his CD4 and decreased VL.

I am... Read more »

Achy Joints from my meds......

Posted by harcase116, 4 Replies
I would like to know what would be the best thing for me to deal with my achy joints, I take Atripla don't have too much side effects from it just the ache joints! I have been taking over the counter pain medicines but it has not help ! Read more »