I had unprotected sex with a sexually active male (I found out later) 3 1/2 weeks ago. (I have been married for a very long time and this is the only exposure other than my faithful husband). Within several days of the event, I had flu-like symptoms - night sweats, swollen glands, low grade fevers, facial tingling/numbness, fatigue. This lasted for about a 10 days. I have had 3 negative HIV tests (NAAT and PCR and antigen). I have been told these are conclusive. I was treated for gonorrhea and chlamydia within 10 days of exposure with rocefin shot and 2 grams of azithro (at the same time I might add). I was also supposed to use metrozindole vaginal cream (the same night), but used it once and woke up with excruciating pain in esophagus so I discontinued as I didn't have any discharge or signs at that time. Not sure if that is from the "overdose" of antibiotics within 24 hours or the fact that I drank alcohol with it. Anyway . . .
25 days after exposure I now have a white thick vaginal discharge (no visible sores or itching). I have had pelvic pain from a couple days after exposure. I'm struggling with neuropathy (tingling and numbness in hands and facial numbness/tingling/flushing), brain fog, scalp tightness/tingling, buzzing/ringing in ears, and swollen glands in neck still since the incident. It is to the point that I can't work/function.
Just a little background, I am healthy and go to the gym 3-5 times a week. I do yoga, pilates, total fit classes, cardio classes. I have a physical every year - my only issue is hypothyroidism which I stay on top of and take 60mg of synthroid daily. I am VERY healthy 40+ year old (125 pounds) . . . until now!
I am worried about herpes and viral meningitis or some other std, but I've only had one bad headache one night this week. It was solved with two Excedrin migraine.
I really don't know what to think. Please help me!!!! I'm most worried about the neurological issues as I need to keep my job!
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