|I HAVE TAKEN SUSTIVA AND CANT MAKE IT PASS TWO DAYS, WHAT SHOULD I DO, DONT EVER WANT IT AGAIN
Nov 28, 2006
SUSTIVA MAKE'S ME SO RESTLESS, I DONT SLEEP AT ALL FOR A DAY OR SO AND I CAN GO TO WORK BECAUSE I'M SICK FROM IT.
| Response from Dr. Young
Sounds like you're having an unusually difficult first days with efavirenz (Sustiva, Stocrin). These symptoms usually improve in a few days, but for a few patients, the symptoms are severe.
In your case, I'd contact your healthcare provider or doctor as soon as possible to discuss your symptoms; a switch to an alternative "third" antiretroviral medication might be in order.
Hope this helps, BY
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