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Emtriva+Sustiva+Viread... Food or no food?

After doing some research and consulting with my doctor and the treatment advocate from his office, we tentatively decided that Combivir and Sustiva would best suit my work and lifestyle. Now, at the last minute, just as I was getting my first Rx...
Brian Conway, M.D.

Response from Brian Conway, M.D.

University of British Columbia
...Thanks for your kind comments about the site.Food alters the drug levels of Viread in a complex way. If a high fat meal is consumed, then the overall drug exposure is increased Read more »

Emtriva+Sustiva+Viread... Food or no food?

After doing some research and consulting with my doctor and the treatment advocate from his office,... Read more »

Viread to be taken with food, or not?

Why does everything I read on the Internet state that Viread does not need to be taken with food,... Read more »
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Gilead Sciences, Inc.

U.S. Food and Drug Administration Approves Viread®

... Foster City, Calif. -- Gilead Sciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: GILD) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted marketing approval for Viread┬« (tenofovir disoproxil fumarate) for the treatment of Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Viread

...nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors, NRTIs, or nukes) Standard dose: One 300 mg tablet once a day, with or without food, and no food restrictions. Dosing frequency needs to be adjusted for people with decreased kidney function. Take... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Viread (Tenofovir)

...HIV DNA strand from being formed and halts the HIV life cycle. HIV/AIDS-Related Uses Tenofovir DF was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on October 26, 2001 for use in combination with other antiretroviral agents in the... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Truvada

...inhibitors, NRTIs or nukes) Standard dose: One tablet (300 mg Viread and 200 mg Emtriva) once a day, with or without food, and no food restrictions. Dosing frequency needs to be adjusted for people with decreased kidney function.... Read more »
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gas

Posted by italiameri, 4 Replies
...silly to discuss and many of us simply accept as part of the package but man - it is bad. Am on Viramune/Truvada. Have done food allergy tests etc to no avail. Am lactose intolerant but that is it (I do not consume prepared foods or milk... Read more »

NAUSEA!!!

Posted by dj1979, 5 Replies
I posted this in the Treatment Forum, but I don't think many people check there, so I'm reposting it in Living with HIV. I started on Combivir and Sustiva on Saturday, because my CD4 had fallen to 222. I feel nauseous all the time - just kind of... Read more »

single one a day pill

Posted by Anonymous
...decade ago, when cocktails of AIDS drugs were first used, patients often had to take two or three dozen pills a day, some with food, some without, some so frequently patients had to get up in the middle of the night. Since then, the regimens have... Read more »

Switching from Combivir to Truvada???

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
I started Combivir/Sustiva a year ago. I've had great results. VL undetected. My doctor is suggesting the switch from Combivir/Sustiva to Truvada/Sustiva. Has anyone made the switch. What are the benefits aside from the once a day regimen. Any side... Read more »