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Word on the Street: Advice on Adhering to HIV Treatment

June 14, 2012

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Joel Gallant, M.D.

Joel Gallant, M.D., Professor, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Md.

With most of the HIV drugs we use today, taking medications on time isn't nearly as important as just taking them. For example, it's more important to take Reyataz, Prezista and Edurant with food than at the same time each day, while Sustiva and Atripla are often better tolerated on an empty stomach.

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