Truvada and Kaletra and drinking alcohol
Sep 28, 2012
I take 1 truvada pill in the morning and 4 kaletra pills throughout the day (2 in the morning, 2 at night). My doctor told me I could drink alcoholic beverages two hours after taking my pills. Tonight I drank a little bit of beer like 15 minutes after taking my 2 night kaletra pills. Will there be any problem with that?
Something else, how much alcohol can I drink with my treatment?
Response from Dr. Young
Hi and thanks for posting.
Yes, it's ok to drink alcohol in moderation with your HIV medications- I'm not aware of any strict timing restrictions- I don't think that your 15 minutes drink will have any consequences.
Hope that helps. Be well, BY
Get Email Notifications When This Forum Updates or Subscribe With RSS
- Swollen Lymph Nodes After Giving Oral Sex What Are The Chances Of HIV
- Can Animal And Insect Bites Transmit Hepatitis?
- Causes Of Vaginal Bleeding In Toddlers
- Chances Of Getting Cervical Cancer If You Are Monogamous
- Severe Chest Pain And Vaginal Bleeding
- Where To Get A Prescription For Gonorrhea?
This forum is designed for educational purposes only, and experts are not rendering medical, mental health, legal or other professional advice or services. If you have or suspect you may have a medical, mental health, legal or other problem that requires advice, consult your own caregiver, attorney or other qualified professional.
Experts appearing on this page are independent and are solely responsible for editing and fact-checking their material. Neither TheBody.com nor any advertiser is the publisher or speaker of posted visitors' questions or the experts' material.