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Offline Lugzsoo

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Body's sore
« on: October 08, 2011, 01:23:27 PM »
I'm om epzicom/sustiva  legs r sore and sometimes my arms .is this normal or will it go away .And sometimes I get craps in them could the gym help with this and as anyone as this to .

Offline OneTampa

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Re: Body's sore
« Reply #1 on: October 09, 2011, 02:50:42 PM »
I've been on Sustiva (low dose at 400mg daily) for about 10 years.  I have not experienced soreness in the legs as you described.  The combination of Sustiva with Epzicom you list and the dosage you are taking may be contributing factors.  Perhaps others here and/or your doctor can shed some light.

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« Last Edit: October 09, 2011, 02:52:43 PM by OneTampa »
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Re: Body's sore
« Reply #2 on: October 09, 2011, 03:27:19 PM »
How long?
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Re: Body's sore
« Reply #3 on: October 09, 2011, 03:43:17 PM »
How long?

Going by Lugzsoo's posting history, he's only been diagnosed and on meds since earlier this year. He lost around 70lbs (currently weighs around 145) and had a CD4 count of around 20. I wouldn't be surprised if his aching is just part of his immune system getting back in shape.
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Offline Lugzsoo

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Re: Body's sore
« Reply #4 on: October 09, 2011, 08:00:38 PM »
Well Matt I been on them about 6 mos and there both 600mg a piece .and Ann I never fought of that thanxs .


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