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Atripla Dosages

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Atripla Dosage + Body Weight

Help!I have been HIV+ for 2 years, and am just starting meds, as my t-cells have now dipped below 350. My doc has prescribed ATRIPLA, which I have only been taking for 1 week now. However, I feel absoultely horrible --- major fatigue, headache,...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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...Thanks for your post.There's only one dose for Atripla-- whether you weigh 138 or 250. This is largely because the dose of medication is determined by your lean weight- something Read more »

Dosage of cetirizine to control Atripla rash

Hi,Started Atripla 18 days ago and around day 8 woke up to itching of my feet, treated that with... Read more »

Half dosage of Atripla?

Hello,I have been taking Atripla for a few months now, and I think that the dosage may be slightly... Read more »
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An Overview of Atripla (Efavirenz/Tenofovir/FTC)

... ef-FAH-ver-enz / em-tri-SIT-uh-bean / te-NOE-fo-veer --> Brand Name: Atripla Other Name(s): Efavirenz / Emtricitabina / Tenofovir DF Drug Class: Combination Drugs Atripla includes three antiretroviral Read more »
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An Overview of Truvada (Tenofovir/FTC)

...medicine does not cure or prevent HIV infection or AIDS and does not reduce the risk of passing the virus to other people. Dosage Form/Administration Truvada comes in tablet form and is taken by mouth.The recommended dosage of Truvada is one... Read more »
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Viread

...should be minimal. Potential drug interactions: Videx levels are increased with Viread (a drug also found in Truvada and Atripla); therefore, use with caution and monitor closely when taking Viread, Truvada, or Atripla with Videx or Videx EC... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Viread (Tenofovir)

...tenofovir DF is safe and effective for treatment of chronic hepatitis B infection in children under the age of 18 years. Dosage Form/Administration Always take this medication as your doctor instructs. Tenofovir DF is taken by mouth, without... Read more »
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Atripla

Posted by pincushion, 1 Reply
...I just found out I was hiv positive and decided to start meds right away. I was put on Atripla and haven't had any side effects so far. It's been two weeks. Is this normal? Read more »

Atripla question

Posted by pozmarie, 1 Reply
...I have been taking Atripla for approx. 2 years and am noticing slight body fat changes... accumulation around my abdomin and thinning in my legs/butt. Read more »

Atripla at low low price

Posted by DjFresh, 1 Reply
...Hello, I have searched the soaring prices of Atripla in the US, and it came to my attention that I can offer people who need to take this medication at the fraction of the price Read more »

Atripla and headache question

Posted by jdsv, 2 Replies
...I've been taking Atripla for 1 month now and seem to have kept a medium to sometimes severe headache almost the entire time. I also had two root canals Read more »