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Atripla effects with other drugs.
Oct 17, 2007

Hello Dr. Henry:

I currently take Atripla,Lexapro, Selenium(270mcg),B-100 usp vitamins, Theragram-M vitamins, Glucosamine (500mg), chondroitin(400mg) every day. And now since I have come from the dentist, who has prescribed me Hyrocodone 5mg w/500mg APAP, Ibuprophen 600 mg, and Periogard 1 16 oz. bottle. The question I have is can I take all these drugs through out a given day? Will any of these drugs have an adverse side-effect or interfer with the effectivness of Atripla?

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Most patients should be able to take the meds you describe with Atripla particularly if you are already doing well on Atripla for a number of months. Hydrocodone can aggravate central nervous sytem side effects of Atripla in some patients but most do OK with it. KH



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