|atripla and travel
Jul 13, 2011
i just traveled to a country 7 hours ahead of USA, i usually take atripla at 10pm USA time. when I arived to forign country I gradually started to take atripla 6pm usa time and continued for a month untill I returned to the usa. when I returned to the USA I took it at 6pm, following night at 7pm following night at 8pm follwing night at 9 pm and I ended up back taking it at 10 pm to go back to my regular routine.
I am concerned if I have built resistance that way. please advise and thank you for all of your help
| Response from Dr. Henry
Modest, occasional alterations in timing of dosing for Atripla as you describe in response to travel is generally OK with low risk of viral breakthrough/resistance. KH
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