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Good News re: Atripla Rash

Sep 3, 2010

Hello, this might be useful for other people going through a similar experience.

After 8 days taking Truvada and Sustiva I broke out in a full body rash which covered a good 75% of the surface of my body. It was red and angry very hot and very itchy. There was no blistering and I made sure I got it checked out.

After 5 days of massive discomfort and looking like I had a cross between meningitis, scabies and bad sunburn, the rash has started to fade. I'm so glad I kept taking my treatment and fingers crossed that when I get my bloods that my numbers have started to stablise.

Response from Dr. Henry

Thanks for sharing your impressive story. It can be nerve wracking to tough out rashes as you describe! KH

Atripla/Quad Severe Itching
So tense! Could it be Atripla?

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