HIV i-Base

Time from viral rebound to clinical symptoms

From the i-Base guide to changing treatment (2015)

Figure 3. From rebound to symptoms

Fig 3 time from viral to clinical failure

  1. Viral load rebounds. If you stay on the same meds, viral load will continue to rise. 
  2. Your CD4 count will go down over time.
  3. As your CD4 count drops the risk of symptoms increases.