Jan 19, 2008
Recently on vacation I had all my meds together. I am not sure, but based on my pill count upon my return, I may have taken the wrong dose of medication twice on a 3 week trip. I take 3TC, Viread, and Sustiva once a day. I think I inadvertently took two viread with my sustiva instead of one of each pill on two occasions. Will this have any short or long term effects?
Thanks for your help.
| Response from Dr. Young
Thanks for your post.
I don't think that this episode will have any significant long- or short-term issues. Nevertheless, there may be some lessons in your story- perhaps using a pill box would help assure the right number of pills with each dosing-sometimes simple modifications can optimize adherence.
Best of health, BY
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