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Foods Not To Take With Atripla

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Food and Atripla

Dear Doctor Bob:I just started my medication with Atripla 5 days ago. The toughest days in my life are almost over. I would like ask you following questions:1) I know Atripla should be taken with empty stomach. Can you please tell me how many...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Mark,Generally speaking, "on an empty stomach" means you should take the medication one hour before or two hours after eating.Most folks on Atripla prefer to take it at bedtime to minimize common side effects associated with this... Read more »

different foods and liquids to take with Atripla

can you please tell me what different foods and liquids to take with atripla? cause certain foods i... Read more »

I'm suppossed to take Atripla on an empty stomach, what about soda?( ATRIPLA AND FOOD, 2009)

I accidentally forgot the empty stomach policy on my Atripla, I haven't eaten, but I drank two... Read more »
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U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Approval of Atripla

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today (July 12, 2006) approved Atripla Tablets, a new fixed-dose combination of three widely used antiretroviral drugs, to be taken in a single tablet once a day, alone or in combination with other... Read more »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Atripla Label Update Reflects New Efficacy, Safety and Resistance Data in Treatment Experienced Patients

On January 7, 2010, FDA approved an updated Atripla label including new efficacy, safety and resistance data in treatment experienced patients from a trial ( Study 073: A Phase IV, Open-Label, Randomized, Multicenter Study Evaluating Efficacy and... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Complera and Atripla News

Last summer, 48-week data won FDA approval for Complera (see the November/December 2011 "Briefly " for the complicated details). At IDSA, 96-week data were presented from the ECHO and THRIVE studies that pitted the new Complera against Atripla. ... Read more »
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 »
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High Sex Drive and Atripla

Posted by malcolm, 4 Replies
I started Atripla a few days ago and since I get really horny at night. I take it around 10 p.m. just after having some turkey slices. During the night I wake my boy up and pound away. He says I should not be concerned but is it unusual? I can't... 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 »

atripla experience

Posted by hopefulone, 13 Replies
i started atripla about 10 days ago. i thought i would share my experience since i had read about some experiences with the drug that made me very nervous.

i have been pleasantly surprised with the drug thus far.

i was particularly worried, but to... Read more »

Atripla nightmares

Posted by lilfshrmn, 3 Replies
Been having PTSD type nightmares pretty regularly since I started Atripla. Some times I just shake them off and try to get back to sleep. Some are so disturbing I cannot. I hate to change since I has been working wonders on my immune system. ... Read more »