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Can I Take Ambien With Atripla

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Atripla and ambien or melatonin

I work 12 t 13 hours a day, 5 days a week.I am having trouble sleeping and staying asleep, this is becoming a big problem at work. My doc prescribed me ambien 5mg. I take Atripla(over 2 yrs now), vasotec 10 mg and Norvasc 5mg along with many...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Ambien can help some patients sleep for the short term but is rarely a good long term answer. The efavirenz in Atripla might decrease the levels of Ambien making it less effective. Response to melatonin is variable but for the subset of patients who... Read more »

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Atripla side effects (what not someone else with Atripla Drama)

Posted by Kenn, 3 Replies
Looking for another opinion if I should continue with Atripla and try to ride out the next two weeks or stop and try another medication. I'm on day 5, I have a history of anxiety and so far this has been multiplied two fold. I have been walking... Read more »

Looking for info on Atripla

Posted by rickincattco, 4 Replies
Hello all,
Can some please tell me about the new drug Atripla (in plain english). I have seen a few references to it and I would like to know more aobut it. Is it a combination of other drugs out nnow or something totally new. I dont see my Doc again... Read more »

Anyone else on Atripla?

Posted by verrucktpj, 2 Replies
How long on the dizzies last when starting Atripla? I've been on it for about 7 weeks? 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 »