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Alcohol and HIV meds

Dec 12, 2011

Hello Doctor, I`m just concern because last weekend (special ocasion) I drinked more than normal, I need to know how can that affect my regimen (norvir,reyataz and truvada) CD4 759 and VL don`t know yet ,I will be getting them on wed 14 . Please help!!! My Father and I always drink a glass of wine with dinner , is part of our culture. Does that affect?


Response from Dr. Young

Hello and thanks for posting.

In moderation (and so long as you don't have liver disease or problems with adherence), it's ok to have an occasional drink with dinner.

Hope that helps; be well, BY

too much stressed doctor!!!! please help!
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