Side effects

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Easy-to-read and illustrated information on the possible side effects of HIV treatment.

The most common side effects are the result of your body getting used to a new drug. After a few weeks, these side effects usually go away. Short-term side effects can include diarrhoea, feeling sick, feeling tired and disturbed sleep.

Side effects that have long-term consequences for your health are less common.

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