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is my treatment working?
Jul 16, 2005

I am almost at the 6 month mark of starting treatment of Sustive/Truvada with NO MISSED DOSES. results seem to be fluctuating. Tcels have climbed from 294 to 799, BUT

At 4 wks VL of 220. At 12 wks VL of 83. At 15 wks - undetec !! At 18 wks - undetec !! At 20 wks - VL of 280

Am I within current guidelines of VL under 400 copes VL by 6 mos ?

should I watch & wait til the 48 week mark and hope for <50 ?

Response from Dr. Holodniy

I think this is a viral load blip and I would not worry about it.



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