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Atripla Rash

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Atripla Rash

Can Atripla cause a rash on the palms and tops of your hands and insides of the arms? I have now been on Atripla 9 days and just woke up with a rash. I have looked through the website and have not found specifics. Online I can only find syphilis...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Atripla can cause a rash as you describe but as you point out syphilis would also be on the list of possibilities. For most patients Read more »

Atripla rash with fever and itch

...I got the atripla rash after the 8th dose. It is all over my body, started Read more »

re: Atripla rash (new info)

...Hi I asked a question about an Atripla rash that appears to perhaps be more severe than normal. Read more »
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FAQs About Atripla (Efavirenz/Tenofovir/FTC) From The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

...and extreme fatigue. Could all of these side effects be from Atripla? After seven days on Atripla, I broke out in a skin rash. I have been told this could be from the Sustiva (Stocrin) in Atripla. Can I expect the rash to go away? How long... Read more »
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An Overview of Atripla (Efavirenz/Tenofovir/FTC)

... ef-FAH-ver-enz / em-tri-SIT-uh-bean / te-NOE-fo-veer --> Brand Name: Atripla Other Name(s): Efavirenz / Emtricitabina / Tenofovir DF Drug Class: Combination Drugs Atripla includes three antiretroviral Read more »
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Atripla (Efavirenz + Emtricitabine + Tenofovir)

...Sheet 420 ), and tenofovir (see Fact Sheet 419 ). They include headache, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, vivid dreams, anxiety, rash, dizziness, insomnia, and loss of appetite. About 5% of patients taking efavirenz had serious psychiatric symptoms.... Read more »
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Atripla

... Combo Drug Common Name: efavirenz, emtricitabine, and tenofovir disoproxil Brand Name: Atripla Class: Dual-class fixed dose combination; single dose regimen -- nucleoside analogs (also called nucleoside reverse transcriptase Read more »
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Atripla Rash

Posted by Leonardo, 2 Replies
...I have been on Atripla for 8 days and a rash (small red marks/blotches) has developed on my arms and torso. This is the first day it has appeared. How concerned should I Read more »

Widespread Atripla/truvada+sustiva Rash

Posted by younguk, 1 Reply
...I am taking Truvada and Sustiva and have been for 2 weeks. 8 days in I developed a rash which has become progressively worse. It covers most of the surface area of my inner thighs and upper back and is also present Read more »

I LOVE the UK National Health Service

Posted by younguk
...if I felt the need (some of these services vary from region to region which is odd given how small a place we are!) I had an Atripla rash and the hospital dispensed me free Citirzine and loratadine even though it only costs a few pounds. Even... Read more »

atripla experience

Posted by hopefulone, 13 Replies
...i started atripla about 10 days ago. i thought i would share my experience since i had read about some experiences with the drug that made me Read more »