|Changing Medication (Atripla) Timing
Oct 18, 2009
I am seeking your advice whether I can change the time I take my atripla because I recently moved to Europe from the USA. In the US, I take my atripla at 10: 30 pm at nights, and now living in Europe its a six hours time difference so I have to get up and take my med at 4:30am, which is somewhat an inconvience because I dont get enough sleep thereafter before my day begins. Could I easily switch my med time to 10:30 pm European time? I am currently undetectable and my CD4 count is over 800 from my last blood work in September 2009.
Thank you for your kind response.
| Response from Dr. Young
CB, bonjour to you too!
You can just switch to the European time and take your medications at 1030 PM. There won't be any issues with a single dose interval that's either too long or too short.
Be well, BY
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