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Do Prezista And Atripla Work Well Together

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Ask the Experts

Facial Wasting Prezista/Norvir/Truvada vs. Atripla

Hi, let me begin by thanking you for your great work on thebody.com, you can't imagine how helpful this site has been in the year since I've been diagnosed with HIV..I was diagnosed last year at the age of 23 and immediately began taking...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
...increased body fat they may produce. Protease inhibitors are also more likely to produce diarrhea than non-nucleoside agents. Atripla is a reasonable choice for a switch in a situation like yours. Another option would be to change to Truvada... Read more »

Atripla or Truvada/Kaletra for lipo concerns

I have beginings of lipoatrophy and am very upset. My doc briefly mentioned Atripla or... Read more »

Going off Atripla

Hi there, first, thanks so much for all you folks do for us! I have been on Atripla for 1 year, it... Read more »
Articles
Test Positive Aware Network

Pick a Card, Pick a Plan

...not have card, patients can call toll free 1-888-281-8981 ; visit www.bms.com . Bristol-Myers Squibb and Gilead Sciences: Atripla Co-Pay Assistance Program -- Covers Atripla; for high co-pays only. Patient responsible for first $50 plus any... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Truvada

... Potential drug interactions: See the drugs contained in Truvada -- Viread and Emtriva. Do not take with Emtriva, Viread, Atripla, Epivir, Epivir-HBV, Combivir, Epzicom, or Trizivir, since all or part of these medications are already in Truvada... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV Treatment Guidelines

...did not have a lot of side effects, and were easy to use.Preferred regimens included: NNRTI-based regimen Atripla (efavirenz + tenofovir + emtricitabine) PI-based regimens Prezista... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV Drugs and the HIV Lifecycle

...one or more classes in just one pill. This can makedosing easier. There are five combination pills approved: Atripla (Sustiva plus Emtriva plus Viread) Combivir (Retrovir plus Epivir) Epzicom (Epivir plus... Read more »
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Experience with Provigal, Issentress or Prevista?

Posted by ScotCharles, 1 Reply
...psychiatrist has prescribed Provigal to boost my energy level and to counter the effects if HIV Associated Dementia. I am to work up to 200 mg twice a day. I am starting with 50 mg twice a day and will increase my intake by 50 mg each week... Read more »

Hey folks - Bummed out and need your help!

Posted by RayZ, 3 Replies
...1984. And, I am still here!! I have been on EVERY antiviral drug approved by the FDA. Recently, I had to change my meds because Atripla (ONE a day) wasn't working any longer. So, guess what - now I have FOUR different meds I have to take...and... Read more »

hiv & working out/bodybuilding

Posted by windycitypozdude, 2 Replies
...exchange ideas, talk about supplements, etc., and how it all relates mentally and physically to being hiv+. right now i'm on atripla (taken once a day) and bactrin (taken m, w, f) to prevent pneumonia. my numbers are great, and i'm very healthy.... Read more »

HIV+ and working in academia

Posted by kuanRC, 6 Replies
...Brazil for a year for research. I am completely clueless as to how to deal with acquiring meds in Brazil (I have just started Atripla here), and I am worried about getting the medical clearance necessary to do research on a major grant like a... Read more »