Atripla Drug Interactions K-pax Supplements
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University of Minnesota, School of MedicineI reviewed the ingredients of those products and see no major concerns about drug interactions though they have not been formally studied so discussion with your HIV provider and more careful monitoring over the short term is recommended. KH... Read more »
Rocky Mountain CARESHello and thanks for posting.Though you haven't listed your LDL and HDL numbers, it would be safe to surmise that your cholesterol is abnormally high. The first steps in counteracting this is to work on optimizing your diet and exercise;... Read more »
University of Minnesota, School of MedicineAtripla does not contain a MAO inhibitor. Efavirenz is metabolized by the liver so one does have to watch for side effects. I recommend bringing in the fat burning supplement (none of which have been proven to be safe and effective long term) to be... Read more »
Rocky Mountain CARESHello and thanks for posting.I'll admit my bias- I think that most supplements are over-hyped and most often unnecessary, and the best "supplement" is a balanced diet rich in vegetables and fiber. For most of my patients, the most... Read more »
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Posted by Wiilock, 3 RepliesHey all, I have been on the "wonder pill" for about 3 years now. Previously was on norvir boosted invirase/truvada combo but the GI problems finally were too much.
Anyway I want to briefly recap what I've learned from some of my homeopathic... Read more »
Posted by Pos_in_ThailandI am giving a URL for a very interesting and complete drug interactions database. If you are on Atripla, and are on or will be needing to take any medication for any reason, you can type it's name in the search and see if there is a known... Read more »
Posted by taurusthecat, 1 ReplyHey.
I don't really know where to post this, I thought that 'living with hiv' might be the best section.
I was reading the 'ask the experts' section and an anonymous poster asked one of the docs if there was any kind of natural supplement to help with... Read more »
Posted by ImaNiceGuy, 3 RepliesI am aware that a drug test can show false positive if you take Atripla. Was wondering if most drug testing facilities know to use more specific test when you list Atripla as your medication.
Anyone here had recent experience with pre employment drug... Read more »
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