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Do Viramune And Truvada Work Well Together

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Viramune + Truvada lypodystrophy & other side effects

I am treatment naive and about to start HAART. Im equally scared of leaving HIV untreated and the potential side effects of treatment. 1.What tests are there to monitor lypodystrophy? 2.Is there anything I can do to prevent lypodystrophy when...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
I would recommend starting HIV treatment based on information you provided. You have many choices (the two you mention are good) as well as boosted protease inhibitor or raltegravir based regimens. Regimens can be switched if you have problems with... Read more »

Truvada+Viramune

I have been on Truvada+Viramune for a month now. I am waiting on my first results while on these... Read more »

Viramune/Truvada and Alcohol or switch treatments?

Hi. I live in Australia and am currently taking Viramune/Truvada as a once a day dose in... Read more »
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FAQs About Truvada (Tenofovir/FTC) From The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

... Starting Treatment | Switching Treatment | Dosage | Side Effects | Coinfections | Truvada as PEP (Post-Exposure Prophylaxis) | Availability Starting Treatment My HIV diagnosis has just been confirmed, although Read more »
The Body PRO

Once-Daily "Extended" Formulation of Nevirapine Holds Up Well in 48-Week Study Results

...once a day for two weeks (the "lead-in" period designed to avoid side effects), the group was split in half; each half received Truvada (tenofovir/FTC) and was randomized to also receive either Viramune twice-daily or Viramune XR. At 48 weeks, 81... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Pick a Card, Pick a Plan

...assistance for both Invirase and Fuzeon. Call 1-877-757-6243 or visit www.roche.com for more information. Gilead Sciences: Truvada Co-Pay Assistance Program -- Covers Truvada, Emtriva, and Viread. For high co-pays only; kicks in above $50... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV Treatment Guidelines

...tenofovir + emtricitabine) PI-based regimens Prezista (darunavir) and low-dose Norvir and Truvada (tenofovir +emtricitabine) Reyataz (atazanavir) and low-dose Norvir and Truvada ... Read more »
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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 »

RED WINE with Truvada / Viramune

Posted by Augustus, 1 Reply
...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 today, another... 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 »

Day 38 of Truvada / Viramune

Posted by Augustus, 2 Replies
...when the pre-HAART baseline test was done. So far, not bad. Glad I started, but would love to have a greater support network with others in similar situation. Read more »