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I taking Atripla and
      #257121 - 08/24/11 06:41 PM

I started noticing besides my achy joints and contant headaches(even with Aleve it still don't help) that my skin is getting drier and flaking!!!! Anything out there that can help!!!

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Re: I taking Atripla and new
      #260226 - 01/16/12 01:31 PM

You have to drink a lot of water - that is a big key to doing well with the meds. I drink 5+ liters per day.

Have you talked to your doctor? This doesn't sound like a common Atripla reaction.

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