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Atripla Side Effects

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New to Atripla (ATRIPLA SIDE EFFECTS, 2010)

Hi Dr. BobI was diagnosed with HIV back in 2004 and just started taking Atripla about a month ago. I am adjusting to the side effects, but the two main ones that are not really improving are weird bouts of depression that come and go during the day...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Atripla's side effects, they often subside over six to eight weeks. See below.Good luck.Dr. BobAtripla for graveyard shift workers (ATRIPLA SIDE EFFECTS) Jun 20, 2009Hello, I work a 12hr overnight shift and was placed on Atripla. I have been on... Read more »

ATRIPLA side effects

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FAQs About Atripla (Efavirenz/Tenofovir/FTC) From The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

... Choosing Atripla | Side Effects | When to Take Atripla Choosing Atripla I have HIV and hepatitis B, and my doctor wants me to start treatment for Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Atripla (Efavirenz + Emtricitabine + Tenofovir)

... What Is Atripla? Who Should Take Atripla? What About Drug Resistance? How Is Atripla Taken? What Are the Side Effects? How Does Atripla React With Other Drugs? What Is Atripla? Atripla is a tablet that contains three... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Atripla (Efavirenz/Tenofovir/FTC)

...efavirenz, emtricitabine, and tenofovir DF. These patients should not take Atripla. Contraindications Warnings and side effects of Atripla may be similar to those for each of the medicines separately. (See individual drug fact sheets for... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Atripla

..., 1 (800) 321-1335 and Gilead Sciences, www.gilead.com , 1 (800) GILEAD5 (445-3235), or www.atripla.com Potential side effects and toxicity: See the drugs contained in Atripla -- Sustiva, Emtriva, and Viread. Diarrhea, nausea, fatigue,... Read more »
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Atripla

Posted by pincushion, 1 Reply
...I just found out I was hiv positive and decided to start meds right away. I was put on Atripla and haven't had any side effects so far. It's been two weeks. Is this normal? Read more »

need info on Atripla

Posted by dcboy20, 5 Replies
...just test postive docter said i should consider Atripla what side-affect should I expect please give me your honest feeling Read more »

atripla experience

Posted by hopefulone, 13 Replies
...nervous. i have been pleasantly surprised with the drug thus far. i was particularly worried, but to date i have had no side effects. i had vivid dreams the first two nights and thus far that has been it. they were quite imaginative in a fun... Read more »

Starting Atripla today...happy or horror stories?

Posted by onetrules, 2 Replies
...all...thank you, everyone, for your posts. 11 years poz and I just got my first batch of Atripla. I'm a little terrified. The side effects sound a little harsh. My sleeping is awful, anyway, and trying to keep an empty stomach at night will be... Read more »