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Day 95: HIV, Atripla and Depression (Video)

September 10, 2011

Posted: April 2013

This video blog is part of the series "My HIV Journey: Videos of My First Months on HIV Meds, and Where I Am Now." Check out a full list of entries in the series.

Recently I have developed some symptoms of depression. There are 4 percent of patients who experience depression as a result of drugs within the Atripla. Have you experienced depression if you have taken Atripla?

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Reader Comments:

Comment by: Carl (London) Wed., Aug. 21, 2013 at 5:14 pm UTC
Yes!!! I did, and it was *very* sly. It would creep up on me and once I had it, I had it for days and couldn't think my way out of it. Now I am on Nevirapine and haven't suffered since.
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