|ZHI BAI DI HUANG WAN
Aug 30, 2013
Hello, 30 years old male found out that i was poz 8 months ago and started atripla 4 month ago, think i'm doing good. I have diagnosed also with molluscum contagiosum. my dermatolog is freezing them. but they wont go away. Well. my cd4 are 315 and vl 89 but i thought of some traditional chinese medicine maybe some oil or smth . i went today in a store and the doctor prescribed me the ZHI BAI DI HUANG WAN (Anemarrhena, Phellodendron and Rehmannia Pill). It is an imune booster i would love to know any interaction with atripla, the recommendations of the "traditional chinese doctor " was not to worry about any interaction of the component of the atripla. anyway i would love some suggestion. Thank you so much fot the time
| Response from Dr. Young
Hello and thanks for posting.
It's difficult for me to answer your question as most botanical/herbal products have not been adequately tested for their drug-drug interactions.
Noting that, Atripla's medications rarely have very significant interactions, so your probably ok.
Hope that helps and let us know how the Chinese product works for you. BY
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