Meds & Travel (help)
Nov 3, 2013
Juste a simple question. I have planned my vacations in USA in november. I live in Venezuela, and I Would miss the dose of to days of Truvada & stocrin, beacause we get our meds the first days of each month, They cant give me an advance, So I would like to know if its possible and with no risk to split 4 days dose in half, so I can reach the two days left. Or is it safer two miss two days dose with a few days of interval? My VL has been <25 for more than a a year and with CD4 over 700.
I would really apreciate your help, I have been very consistent and responsible with my treatment and I worry about the possibility of not being able to take it for a couple of days
thanks in advance for your answer Ronny
Response from Dr. Holodniy
Neither option is a perfect solution, although your risk of complications is much less because your viral load is undetectable. Probably better to take half than none at all.
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