The Body: The Complete HIV/AIDS Resource
Follow Us Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Download Our App
Professionals >> Visit The Body PROThe Body en Espanol

Do People Use Viramune With Truvada

Here's a taste of what has to offer on this topic:
Ask the Experts

Viramune Rash

What percentage of people get a rash when starting Viramune+Truvada?Does this usually happen within the first two weeks of starting and ifit doesn't happen by then will it not occur?Also, what percentage of people get elevated liver enzymes from...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...nevirapine depends on gender and CD4 count with women with CD4 > 250 vs 400 vs < 400 (6.4 vs 2-3%). Rash or liver abnormalties from Truvada occurs rarely. KH Read more »

kaletra/truvada or viramune/truvada

After 7 years of being diagnosed with HIV now my CD4 97, VL 23,000, resistance test came back... Read more »

suicide attempt with truvada and viramune

As of today i just got an apointment with a psychiatrist, to see why i tried commiting suicide, but... Read more »
The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

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

...(ritonavir) and a two-drug combination pill like Truvada or Combivir (AZT/3TC). By my count that's four HIV meds, and I thought most people started by taking three. Do I really need to take all four meds? Before I started taking Sustiva ... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Pick a Card, Pick a Plan

... Photo: PA IMAGERY With the ongoing economic crisis, plus the large number of people who are unemployed, and the mounting costs associated with health care, patient assistance and drug co-pay programs may be a Read more »
The Well Project

HIV Treatment Guidelines

...together a set of HIV treatment guidelines. Theguidelines provide a lot of useful information to help health care providersand HIV+ people make decisions about when to start, when to stop, and when tochange HIV medications. It also helps... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV Drug Chart/Overview

...levels of a muscle enzyme calledcreatine kinase Special Considerations: Should be used with caution by people who are at increasedrisk for muscle problems like myopathy and rhabdomyolysis. Contact your healthcare provider if... Read more »
Connect With Others

Started TRUVADA and VIRAMUNE last night at 6pm

Posted by Augustus, 3 Replies
This is my first experience with fighting my HIV infection that I was diagnosed with on July 1 2005. So far, everything seems normal, even a wee bit better than normal as I feel a great weight lifting. I have agonized over starting meds for 2... Read more »

Truvada / Viramune; My first year on HAART

Posted by AugustusII, 1 Reply
I started this combo July 13, 2007 and had an immediate reaction in the form of a fever that lasted about a week. My next labs showed an undetectable VL and 689 CD4 count. Pretty good from the 16,000 copies VL and 350 ish CD4 leading into the... Read more »

Meds - How long to adjust?

Posted by calguy2009, 2 Replies
...speak of. I'm hoping that this will pass. How long does it take to get used to meds - I know it varies. But does it take many people 3 weeks, 4 weeks, months?. I thought I would just bear it out with Atripla, but got really ill. I'm hoping these... Read more »

RED WINE with Truvada / Viramune

Posted by Augustus, 1 Reply
...gave in to temptation and had two glasses of wine the past three days. The first night, it was two hours after taking the viramune / truvada. The next day, it was in the afternoon. No problems other than a little stomach upset. However... Read more »