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Atripla And CD4 Gain In A Month

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Historical CD4 count after 6 months of Atripla

How are my chances of attaining >200 CD4 after 6 months of Atripla with an initial CD4 of 71 and VL of 340,000? I'm taking the drug exactly as instructed on top of the antiinfectives. I'm booked to travel to Europe in May. I'm due for CD4 recheck in...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
...Your chances are very good. Average increase in CD4 count after about 6-12 months of treatment is between 100-150 CD4 cells. Read more »

CD4 decreasing, VL undetectable at 9 months on Atripla

Dear Doctor, Thank you very much for your continuous help which is much appreciated!I've started... Read more »

CD4 count 7 months after beginning Atripla

Dear Doctor, I started the Atripla combination at the beginning of May 2009 when my CD4 was 174 and... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Atripla (Efavirenz + Emtricitabine + Tenofovir)

...showed that efavirenz is likely to cause birth defects. Pregnant women should not take Atripla, especially during the first 3 months of pregnancy. People who take Atripla may falsely test positive for marijuana use. To prove that the results are... Read more »
The Body

Hot Topics at The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, June 29, 2010

...my partner is HIV negative. I take Atripla (efavirenz/tenofovir/FTC) and my viral load has been undetectable for about five months. Recently he and I were having sex and I came on my own hand. I inserted a finger into his rectum a few minutes... Read more »
The Well Project

Understanding CD4 Cells and CD4 Cell Tests

...see how things are changing over time and with treatment. You should get your CD4 cell count checked about every three to sixmonths -- or as often as your health care provider recommends. You will need morefrequent CD4 cell tests if your count... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Viread

...dose as soon as possible, unless it is almost time for your next dose. Do not double up on your next dose. AWP: $771.54 / month Manufacturer contact: Gilead Sciences, Inc., www.viread.com , 1 (800) GILEAD5 (445-3235) ... Read more »
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Atripla and weight gain

Posted by mimilove, 2 Replies
...of weight gain with Atripla....I have been diagnosed in 2007 and have been on Atripla since then. I am undetectable and my cd4 is in the 700's....don't get me wrong, I am not bothered about taking this medication...it saved my life. I just want... Read more »

please read, need advice

Posted by abitsad, 3 Replies
...Here I am posting my second message; Nonetheless, feeling somewhat hopeful for the future. My hubby was dx with Aids about a month ago, CD4 75 & very high viral load. I find myself surfing the web for info re: life expectancy and so forth..,... Read more »

atripla experience

Posted by hopefulone, 13 Replies
...i started atripla about 10 days ago. i thought i would share my experience since i had read about some experiences with the drug that made me Read more »

need info on Atripla

Posted by dcboy20, 5 Replies
...just test postive docter said i should consider Atripla what side-affect should I expect please give me your honest feeling Read more »