|Complera with meal?
Oct 29, 2012
Hello Dr.s, I am aware that complera needs to be taken with a substantial meal: 400 -500 cals..should it be taken during ( say halfway through) or after completing the meal? Thanks for your help!
| Response from Dr. McGowan
Thank you for your question. It doesn't matter when during the meal you take the pill. You can take it during, or up to 2 hours after eating. Everything will mix together in your stomach. One thing that is interesting about this medicine..it is best to take it with a meal that has solid food in it, that is, NOT with a protein shake for example. The absorption of the medicine is better with a meal that you have to chew.
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