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Can I Take Atripla With Milk

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atripla and milk thissle/fish oil

currently atripla, and wanted to know if i can use supplements like milk thissle for the liver. and fish oil pills for my cholesterol...
Lynn E. Taylor, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Lynn E. Taylor, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Brown University
Milk thistle is not known to directly interact with Atripla. Fish oil is not known to directly interact with Atripla. That being said, while I understand and respect the desire to take herbal medications and supplements, I would not take any without... Read more »

Atripla and milk thistle

I take atripla in the morning on an empty stomach with no side effects and I was wondering if it is... Read more »

milk thistle and atripla?

Hi,I have been on Atripla since the end of December last year. I am undetectable already and my cd4... Read more »
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U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Changes to Label for Atripla (Efavirenz/Emtricitabine/Tenofovir Disoproxil Fumarate) Tablets

FDA recently approved updates to the Atripla (efavirenz/emtricitabine/tenofovir disoproxil fumarate) tablet label to include the following changes: Lists Stribild as one of the drugs that should not be coadministered with Atripla Adds drug... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Mother's Milk Enlisted in South Africa AIDS Fight

Now in its fifth year, the Durban-based Ithemba Lethu milk bank has won widespread praise for its grass-roots response to South Africa's AIDS crisis. Ithemba Lethu, which in Zulu means "I have a destiny," is designed to bring the benefits of breast... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Herbal Therapies Used by People Living With HIV: Milk Thistle

Milk thistle ( Silybum marianum ) is a plant native to Europe. For hundreds of years, European herbalists observed that it helped reverse the jaundice that often signals liver damage. Today, milk thistle is sometimes used in the management of... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Brazil: Latin American Breast Milk Banks Catch on Worldwide

Brazil has a national network of 192 breast milk banks that can treat milk from HIV-positive mothers, allowing them to safely breastfeed their infants without the risk of infection. The country is now sharing its technology with banks across Latin... Read more »
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Atripla -- High Triglycerides, Lovaza or Lopid use

Posted by JimNC, 1 Reply
My husband was diagnosed with HIV in 2009. He'd obviously been POS for quite a long time. (2,000,000+ HIV count, T cell 180). He went on Atripla, quickly reducing his HIV count from 2M-500K-50K-500 every 3 months, now undetectable. His T cells has... Read more »

Solution to Atripla Side Effects (at least for me)

Posted by Wiilock, 3 Replies
Hey all, I have been on the "wonder pill" for about 3 years now. Previously was on norvir boosted invirase/truvada combo but the GI problems finally were too much.
Anyway I want to briefly recap what I've learned from some of my homeopathic... Read more »

switched to Atripla! wooohoooooo

Posted by mauka, 3 Replies
Man I was pretty worried but I guess so far so good, no nightmares, dreaming a lot yes but it ain't bad at all! The only thing is when i go to bed I get so itchy on my feet and legs and scratch almost to bleed any tips on that? Thanks everyone for... Read more »

a lot of HIV virus in the milk?

Posted by aspn, 3 Replies
I bought a carton of milk 3 days ago, i drank it this morning, and i found the milk carton has a lot of blood on the carton, I am afraid , will someone intentionally given the blood in the carton and i drank it? I was afraid that there is... Read more »