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Insomnia With Atripla

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insomnia

i recently stopped taking atripla a week ago how long does it take for the insomnia to wear off
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...It is not usually recommended to simply stop Atripla due to concern about development of resistance due to long persistance of efavirenz (can last in blood for several weeks which Read more »

Insonia After Switching To Atripla

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atripla help please

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Atripla (Efavirenz + Emtricitabine + Tenofovir)

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Atripla

... Combo Drug Common Name: efavirenz, emtricitabine, and tenofovir disoproxil Brand Name: Atripla Class: Dual-class fixed dose combination; single dose regimen -- nucleoside analogs (also called nucleoside reverse transcriptase Read more »
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Videx EC

...delayed-release capsule once a day, with adjustments for weight, kidney impairment, and when combined with Viread, Truvada, or Atripla. (Also available in 125 mg, 200 mg, and 250 mg capsules.) Videx is also available as a buffered powder for oral... Read more »
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...'quality of life,' and my perceived lack thereof. He asked me if that had worsened over the more than 2 years I have been on Atripla; I said I was unsure. He told me to think about it, and if it has, then I should consider a regimen change: ... Read more »

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4 days on atripla

Posted by CMH, 1 Reply
...Started atripla 4 days ago. I was really apprehensive to start based on the side-effects i'd been reading about. This post is for everyone Read more »