Advertisement
The Body: The Complete HIV/AIDS Resource
Follow Us Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Download Our App
Professionals >> Visit The Body PROThe Body en Espanol
Read Now: TheBodyPRO.com Covers AIDS 2014
   
Ask the Experts About

Choosing Your MedsChoosing Your Meds
           
Rollover images to visit our other forums!
Recent AnswersAsk a Question
  
  • Email Email
  • Glossary Glossary


switch to stribild from atripla
Jul 31, 2013

Hi there! I recently switched from Atripla to Stribild to cope with the Nervous system side effects from the sustiva in the Atripla because I wake up very early for work. I am aware of the food requirement with Stribild. I had gastric bypass and was concerned because of my low caloric intake. As long as I eat my small meals, will I be ok on Stribild or should I try my best to eat a lot to satisfy the food requirement? My CD4 is 855 and VL is undetectable. thanks for your help!

Response from Dr. Young

Hello and thanks for posting.

You should be fine. The recommendations for Stribild are merely to take with food. There's no apparent requirement for a specific calorie or fat count.

For all the nitty gritty about Stribild, check out the Stribild package insert.

I hope that helps. BY



Previous
New meds vs older meds
Next
Aids Treatment

  
  • Email Email
  • Glossary Glossary

 Get Email Notifications When This Forum Updates or Subscribe With RSS


 
Advertisement



Q&A TERMS OF USE

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.

Review our complete terms of use and copyright notice.

Powered by ExpertViewpoint

Advertisement