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I Have Been On Atripla For 3 Years And Missed A Dose

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3 years on Atripla

History & Genreal health: 43 yr old male. I was diagnosed 4 yrs ago with HIV. I started with Atripla about 1 yr. later. There have been a few side effects, Trigliserides which have been kept undercontrol with Lopid 600mg twice daily and Ambien 5 mg...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...It seems unlikely but still possible that the efavirenz in Atripla could be causing the problem. Middle ear and cerebellar conditions can cause symptoms as you describe so a good neuro and ENT Read more »

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AIDSinfo

An Overview of Atripla (Efavirenz/Tenofovir/FTC)

...efavirenz, 200 mg of emtricitabine, and 300 mg of tenofovir DF) once a day. Atripla is not recommended for patients younger than 18 years of age. Some patients, such as those with liver or kidney disease, may require a different dose of... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Atripla

...On, and Two days Off. This study included only people who had long-term virologic suppression while taking Atripla. After a year of taking this combination just five days per week with weekends off, the viral load remained suppressed in all of... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Emtriva

...function. It is also available as an oral solution; for children 0-3 months the dose is 3 mg per 2.2 lbs. and children 3 months-17 years, 6 mg per 2.2 lbs. up to a maximum of 240 mg. For children weighing more than 73 pounds who can swallow an... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Sustiva

...with a light, low-fat snack. Also available in smaller 50 mg and 200 mg capsules. Dose can be split up. Approved for children 3 years and older. Strawberry/mint flavored solution available to children under expanded access program. Take missed... Read more »
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...I was wondering how long after starting Atripla does your viral loads come undetectable??? Mines currently are 62,270+ CD4 278. Read more »

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...I have been taking Atripla for approx. 2 years and am noticing slight body fat changes... accumulation around my abdomin and thinning in my legs/butt. Of course I had a baby Read more »

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...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 Read more »