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Grapefruit Seed Extract and Atripla
Oct 31, 2010

Is it okay to take grapefruit seed oil extract with Atripla?

Response from Dr. Henry

Though there is concern about an interaction between protease inhibitors and grapefruit derivatives, use of grapefruit derivatives with efavirenz (in Atripla) is generally OK though would inform your primary HIV provider that you are taking it so that proper monitoring can be done. KH

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