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Atripla And Grapefruit Juice

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atripla and grapefruit juice

I've heard that grapefruit juice can have a negative impact on some drugs. What about Atripla? Can I drink grapefruit juice while taking Atriple?...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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Yes, so long as you're not drinking huge amounts of grapefruit juice, there isn't sufficient drug interactions to interfere with your HIV medications. BY... Read more »

Atripla & Grapefruit Juice - Side Effects

Hi,I've heard that grapefruit juice can have a negative impact on many drugs. I am taking... Read more »

Grapefruit and Lemon Juice with Atripla

I am severly overweight, and have started a diet and excercise plan. One diet calls for me to eat... Read more »
Articles
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Herbal Therapies Used by People Living With HIV: Grapefruit Seed

Grapefruit seed extract is made by crushing and grinding the seeds of grapefruits. It's a very acidic liquid with a bitter taste. This extract is used commercially to sterilize some foods for animals and to disinfect surfaces in hospitals. When sold... Read more »
Global Campaign for Microbicides

Why Women Should NOT Use Lemon or Lime Juice as a Microbicide

Some People Say That Women Can Use Lime or Lemon Juice to Protect Themselves From HIV. Is That True? No. Women in many cultures have used lemon or lime juice for contraception and vaginal hygiene purposes for centuries. Studies in Nigeria and... Read more »
InfoRed SIDA

Atripla (Efavirenz + Emtricitabina + Tenofovir)

¿Qué Es Atripla? ¿Quién Debe Tomar Atripla? ¿Qué Sucede con la Resistencia a los Medicamentos? ¿Cómo se Toma Atripla? ¿Cuáles Son los Efectos Secundarios? ¿Como Reacciona Atripla Con Otros Medicamentos? ¿Qué Es Atripla? ... Read more »
ACRIA and GMHC

ACRIA Trials in Progress

Pomegranate Juice People who have not taken HIV meds for at least 90 days will drink pomegranate juice or placebo juice daily for 10 to 18 weeks to study its effect on the heart, quality of life, and HIV viral load. Crofelemer for Diarrhea ... Read more »
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Tahitian Noni (Herbal juice) and Atripla

Posted by dmdprman
Doctor told me to stop drinking Tahitian Noni juice. I have 3 boxes full of it. Super expensive drink. What to do? does anyone else take herbal drinks or meds while taking meds for HIV at the same time? What have you heard? 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 »

Unproved Claims About Noni Juice

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Manufacturer Agrees to Cease Unproved Claims About Noni Juice
By John Slovick

Claims that Tahitian Noni Juice can cure diseases are no longer being made by Morinda, Inc., the product's manufacturer.

Noni Juice has long been talked about in the HIV... Read more »

Noni Juice

Posted by Lilly, 10 Replies
I am wondering if anyone has had an experiences with Noni Juice, either good or bad? I am looking for an alternative way to build my counts up alittle and have read some good things about it but would really like to hear an unbiased opinion......
Tha... Read more »