|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
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