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Atripla Medicine

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Best ED medicine for someone on Atripla?

In your opinion, what is the best ED medicine for someone that has been on Atripla for several years? I am not on any other medicines and have a problem with getting hard during sex.
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
An evaluation for contributing factors for impotence/erectile dysfunction is recommended (such as diabetes, low testosterone or other hormone abnormalities, high bloood pressure, stress, anxiety, other meds). If an erectile dysfunction is... Read more »

Medicinal Taste on Atripla

I have been on Atripla for one week now as a PEP regimen. Today, a full 16 hours after my last... Read more »

can I take diazepan with atripla

Ive seen there are lots of medicines I should not take while Im on Atripla. Can I take diazepan to... Read more »
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AIDSinfo

An Overview of Atripla (Efavirenz/Tenofovir/FTC)

...efavirenz (Sustiva), emtricitabine (Emtriva), and tenofovir disoproxil fumarate (tenofovir DF or Viread). Efavirenz is a type of medicine called a non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NNRTI). Both emtricitabine and tenofovir DF are... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Atripla

...patients in the U.S. DHHS HIV treatment guidelines. Atripla is one of the most commonly prescribed medications for those taking HIV medicine for the first time due to ease of taking one pill, once a day. A great benefit: the single tablet cuts... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Truvada (Tenofovir/FTC)

...two antiretroviral drugs: emtricitabine (Emtriva) and tenofovir disoproxil fumarate (tenofovir DF or Viread). Both of these medicines are called nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NRTIs). NRTIs block reverse transcriptase, a protein... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Emtriva

...interval. Emtriva is known to be effective against chronic hepatitis B, but is not indicated for its treatment; stopping the medicine could thus stop the suppression of the hep B virus. Patients co-infected with HIV/HBV should use the Truvada... Read more »
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Atripla and Sex..

Posted by mrclno, 2 Replies
...with a great guy, but ever since im taking the pills (atripla) my sex drive is just gone. The doctor recommends a change of medicine, but because now i just take 1 pill a day and that it works great for me (May 2010: CD4 310 / Viral Load 100.000 ... Read more »

HELP! Took Atripla By Mistake

Posted by Choosing2Liv, 4 Replies
...I brought my medicine bottles to work today to reorder my them by phone. While rushing to take my vitamins, I took an Artipla pill by mistake. (I Read more »

switching to Atripla >worried

Posted by mauka, 8 Replies
...My doc convinced me to switch to Atripla since after taking crixivan for about ten years my triglycerides are pretty dang high(over 600). I've been taking Norvir, Crixivan Read more »

Itchy bumps on face--On Isentress,Prezista,Norvir

Posted by llee, 1 Reply
...this combo now for almost four months. I don't know why I'm getting these itchy bumps. Is it the IRIS or because of one of the medicines? Should I stay on this combo? How much longer is this going to take? Does anybody else here have these... Read more »