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Atripla Drug Interactions K-pax Supplements

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Atripla and L Lysine

Is it safe to take L Lysine for Cold Sore Treatment while I'm taking Atripla?
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
...why you'd take lysine (I'm not convinced there's any benefit, except to the supplement company); but there's no obvious drug-drug interaction with your HIV medication.BY Read more »

Atripla and Ginko Biloba

Is it safe to take Ginko Biloba Oral Liquid while taking Atripla?If I take the Ginko with my food... Read more »

Atripla & Siberian Eleuthero (Standardized)

Are there any interactions between Atripla and the ginseng supplement Siberian Eleuthero... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Taking Current Antiretroviral Drugs

...Replaced by fosamprenavir (see below). Protease inhibitors are metabolized by the liver, as are many other commonly used drugs. Drug interactions can cause large increases or decreases in the blood levels of drugs you are taking, Interactions... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Atripla (Efavirenz + Emtricitabine + Tenofovir)

...infection. How Does Atripla React With Other Drugs? Atripla can interact with other drugs or supplements you are taking. These interactions can change the amount of each drug in your bloodstream and cause an under- or overdose. New... Read more »
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A Dose of Unintended Consequences

...Please see the drug's page for details, or refer to the manufacturer's package insert for a full comprehensive list of potential drug interactions. Also, make your pharmacist and health care providers aware of any drug that you add. Some... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Drug Interactions

... What Are Drug Interactions? How Does the Body Process Drugs? How Do Drugs Interact? Why Does Food Matter? What Causes the Most Interactions Read more »
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Two weeks down and a life time to live

Posted by trulife, 2 Replies
...Well folks...it's the end of two weeks on Atripla and so far things are going well. Side effects have been limited and are now subsiding. My biggest problem so far is swallowing 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 »

Cost of Atripla

Posted by kaoticv, 1 Reply
...Hi everyone, My partner was recently diagnosed. We are trying to figure out ways to pay for Atripla. We are both students and he gets his health insurance through his university, which unfortunately pays only $1500 maximum per Read more »