Sometimes HIV can give you such bad diarrhea that you won't be
able to digest a certain sugar in milk which is called lactose.
This may last for a few weeks, a few months or even longer. Your
doctor may tell you to stay away from foods which contain lactose.
Lactose is mostly found in milk and in many dairy products.
Please be aware that this information is provided to supplement the care
provided by your physician. It is neither intended nor implied to be a
substitute for professional medical advice. CALL YOUR HEALTHCARE PROVIDER
IMMEDIATELY IF YOU THINK YOU MAY HAVE A MEDICAL EMERGENCY. Always seek the
advice of your physician or other qualified health provider prior to
starting any new treatment or with any questions you may have regarding a