Nov 8, 2013
Hello Dr. I am currently taking the truvanda, prezista and ritonavir regim and i take it at 10a.m. once a day. Last week friday, i forgot to take my medication in the morning and ended up taking it at 5pm. Will this cause any resistance? Am very worried. Thanks in advance for your help.
| Response from Dr. Young
Hi and thanks for posting.
In brief, no.
Deep breath here. A single missed dose of medication (when otherwise adherent) doesn't increase the risk of resistance-- therefore, a single late dose won't either.
Be well, BY
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