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Atripla Track Record

Here's a taste of what has to offer on this topic:
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

G8's "Disappointing Track Record"

In a Vancouver Sun opinion piece , columnist Barbara Yaffe writes about the "disappointing track record of delivery on past G8 aid promises" in light of recent concern over Canada's announcement that it will not fund abortion in its G8... Read more »
Gay Men's Health Crisis

Palin and Biden's Contrasting Records on HIV/AIDS

New York, NY -- Presidential nominees Barack Obama and John McCain, along with their respective Vice Presidential running mates, Joseph Biden and Sarah Palin, have sharply divergent records on HIV/AIDS, according to a revised report released today,... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Scotland on Track to Exceed Highest Annual Number of New HIV Cases

Between January and June this year, 196 new cases of HIV have been reported in Scotland, making it likely that more new cases will be reported in 2005 than any other year since the country began offering HIV testing in 1985, according to data... Read more »
Ask the Experts

Bush/Reagan not the only ones with a subpar track record

Dear Dr. Bob,I have been reading your forum for a few years now, on and off. I find your approach peoples concerns about transmission very helpful and informative, and I thank you for that. I will agree that more has to be done by ALL to ensure that...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,In general, I agree with you and I, in fact did criticized Clinton for not supporting needle-exchange programs while he was President. However, it is worth noting that he was dealing with a Republican Congress that was not supportive of many... Read more »

Digestive track issues with Prezista, Truvada and Norvir

Just an FYI regarding the "loose stools" question. I've been on ATRIPLA for almost 4 years now and had the same problem for a bit the first year or so and a prescription of Loperamide (2 MG CAP once a day for a couple of months) took...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Thanks for sharing your experience. KH... Read more »

Tracking of CD4 and Viral Load

Hi Doc. I tested positive in December 2008. In the first count my CD4 was 820 and viral load 17000. I did another test in March 2009 and cd4 was 808 and viral load 4500. In June I tested again and cd was 468 and viral load 62000. I was not sick...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Absolute CD4 counts can bounce up and down for a variety of reasons unrelated to HIV. You need to look for long-term trends. The CD4 percent (CD4%) is less prone to these fluctuations and provides a more accurate, less volatile representation of... Read more »

Dr Bob's Divine Sentence - "We could stop HIV cold in its tracks!"

Dear Dr Bob, I just write to express my heartfelt "thank you" for your definitive (and kind) answer to my question, "What exactly is mycoplasma?" dated Feb 3, 2010. Your answer addressed my irrational fears, and also I hope, of...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Worried Devotee,Many thanks for your very kind comments! They are warmly appreciated! Be well!Dr. BobWhat exactly is mycoplasma? Feb 3, 2010Dear Dr Bob, I was one who asked you the questions titled "Insertive Oralisterine Sex, Dry... Read more »
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HIV Tracking System

Posted by ScotCharles, 1 Reply
Did anyone know this was going on? How is our privacy guaranteed?

HIV Tracking System May Be Scrapped

California uses codes instead of names to protect patient privacy, but even some former supporters say coding is too cumbersome.

By Charles... Read more »

Question about Atripla...

Posted by OrkoSnarf74, 11 Replies
Hello I have come here because I really don't have anyone to talk to and I was hoping someone could help me with some thoughts that are bouncing around my head.

I have been HIV+ since 2006 and have been medication free for the whole time. My primary... Read more »

Feeling dizzy with Atripla?

Posted by funiam, 1 Reply
Hey guys,
This message is for impoz and Choosing2Liv, and anybody else who may feel affected by this. The first day I started with Atripla I felt extremely dizzy. I can tell you, I was at work and I thought I was going to have to disclose my status... Read more »


Posted by keepingfaith, 4 Replies
I was wondering how long after starting Atripla does your viral loads come undetectable??? Mines currently are 62,270+ CD4 278. Read more »