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Atripla And Traveling And Time

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Travel and Atripla

dear sirI take atripla at 10pm eastern time, I will traveling to engalnd ( 7 hours a head ). not sure when i should be taking my meds when in england?...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Usually can vary dosing to adjust to new schedule in order to still take at same relative time as is your habit (ie before bedtime). modest 4-8 hour shift in dosing to accomodate travel is almost always OK. In your case I would try to take the... Read more »

Travel and atripla

thank you for all of your help.I take Atripla at 10 pm eastern time everynight, i will be in... Read more »

Atripla schedule and travel and live in SA

Hi doc, thanks for the time you spend answering all our questions. Mine are, is there any risk... Read more »
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On Sleeping and Traveling While Taking Atripla

Stephen A. I started taking Atripla [efavirenz/tenofovir/FTC] about nine months ago, and the worst side effects for me are apparent when I am sleeping. My fiancĂ©e tells me I have an increased breathing rate, I sweat a lot, my limbs tend to... Read more »
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Day 254: Changing the Time of Day I Take Atripla (Video)

This video blog is part of the series "My HIV Journey: Videos of My First Months on HIV Meds, and Where I Am Now." Check out a full list of entries in the series . So after experiencing insomnia that has become bothersome, I decided to talk to my... Read more »
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Obama Announces Ryan White CARE Act Reauthorization, Elimination of HIV Travel Ban

Obama Announces Ryan White CARE Act Reauthorization, Elimination of HIV Travel Ban In a White House ceremony on Oct. 30, 2009, U.S. President Barack Obama signed into law an extension of the Ryan White CARE Act, which provides critical funding to... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

UNITAID Working With Travel Web Sites to Raise Donations for HIV/AIDS, TB, Malaria

Philippe Douste-Blazy, former French foreign minister and head of UNITAID , announced recently that he is in talks with online travel industry CEOs to allow air travelers booking online to make a $2 per-flight donation to HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and... Read more »
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Looking for experiences from HIV + travel to EU

Posted by deutschman, 2 Replies
First, thanks for looking at this post (and hopefully responding). I have known that I am HIV + for about 2 years and am finally feeling healthy again (CD 4 count is almost to 400). I'm regularly taking Atripla. Here's my concern. I would like to... Read more »

haven't posted in a while.. Atripla is working!

Posted by rookie, 7 Replies
Well, doing the homework.. 100% adherent to a super easy treatment.. it's been 6 months since my first post, 8 months since diagnosis.. Today I am living what many on here have experienced already in the past and this puppy has been welcomed for the... Read more »

Atripla side effects (what not someone else with Atripla Drama)

Posted by Kenn, 3 Replies
Looking for another opinion if I should continue with Atripla and try to ride out the next two weeks or stop and try another medication. I'm on day 5, I have a history of anxiety and so far this has been multiplied two fold. I have been walking... Read more »

HIV and International travel

Posted by aliveinla, 6 Replies
Only 3 times unprotected sex with one guy who swore to be neg last March got me HIV poz diagnose 1/22/08. To make things worse, I am a Chinese citizen and I have to travel often across borders. Thank god I've received my green card couple years ago... Read more »