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re: "Hesitant & Scared to Start My Meds"
Jul 16, 2008

To the person who is hesitant about starting Atripla. I didn't want to go onto meds I fought it for a while, I got used to permanent fatigue, sleeping 12-14 hour a day and thinking it normal: My cd4% went down to 14, my VL was in the 100,000s and I finally went onto Efavirenz & Truvada.

Go for it: -You won't believe how quickly you will start to feel better: I swear that within 48 hours my energy levels were way better than they had been for months, -within less than 2 weeks, my sleep requirements were down to 7-8 hours. -I couldn't believe how much better I felt, and I was amazed at the transformation. Go for it. You will not regret it.

Response from Dr. Young

Thanks for your helpful words of support.

Best of health to you.


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