Atripla And Blood Sugar

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Vision problems and Fatigue

I was diagnosed positive in November 2009. I have been on treatment with Atripla since that time. I am undetectable with a Tcell count around 600. While it seems that the end all be all for treatment is to remain undetectable I am worried about a...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...glaucoma, presbyopia and other conditions) is warranted. Sometimes Atripla can tip a patient towards diabetes so a check of blood sugar and renal funcition is recommended. Effective control of HIV infection usually improves quality of life and... Read more »

Atripla and Glucose levels in the am

I have been taking Atripla since it came out. I am diabetic and on metaformin 500mg 2x a day and... Read more »

Frequent urination after atripla

It's been 2 days since I started atripla and I pee a lot. Why is that? Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Blood Sugar and Fats

... Side Effects of Antiretroviral Medications? Blood Sugar Blood Fats See Fact Sheet 121 for information on the Complete Blood Count and Fact Sheet 122 for tests included in the Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Raltegravir vs. Efavirenz: Focus on Lipodystrophy, Lipids and Other Changes

... Abnormal levels of lipids -- cholesterol and triglycerides -- and blood sugar as well as unwelcome changes to body shape have occurred in some clinical trials, particularly trials of older anti-HIV drugs. Read more »
The Well Project

HIV Drug Chart/Overview

...aches, blisters, facial and tongue swelling),lipodystrophy, sulfa allergy, increased bleeding in people with hemophilia,high blood sugar, diabetes, or worsening of diabetes Triglyceride and cholesterol levels should be checked before... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Atripla (Efavirenz + Emtricitabine + Tenofovir)

... What Is Atripla? Who Should Take Atripla? What About Drug Resistance? How Is Atripla Taken? What Are the Side Effects? How Does AtriplaRead more »
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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 »

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 »


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 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 »