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Is Atripla Causing My Nausea

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Nasea and Atripla

I have been taking Atripla for about two months. Due to regular testing I know I have been HIV+ less than two years. My question is about nausea. I have four or five good days, then I have two days of horrid nausea. Will this stop or is it something...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...There are many causes for nausea of which medications (such as Atripla) can be one. A good clinical evaluation is advised. If the Atripla is implicated then there are a number of variably effective Read more »

Severe Nausea with Atripla

I was just put on Atripla medication Friday. The first night after taking it I had extremely... Read more »

Vomitting after dose of Atripla

I have been taking Atripla for a little over a month. I really have not experienced bad side... Read more »
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An Overview of Atripla (Efavirenz/Tenofovir/FTC)

... ef-FAH-ver-enz / em-tri-SIT-uh-bean / te-NOE-fo-veer --> Brand Name: Atripla Other Name(s): Efavirenz / Emtricitabina / Tenofovir DF Drug Class: Combination Drugs Atripla includes three antiretroviral Read more »
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... 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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...breath, and enlarged, fatty liver. Potential drug interactions: No significant drug interactions. Do not take Truvada, Atripla, Epivir, Epivir-HBV, Epzicom, Combivir, or Trizivir while taking Emtriva, since they contain Emtriva or medication... Read more »
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side effects

Posted by aef, 3 Replies
I have been on atripila for 3 years and now take clonzepam for sleep. I am cold all the time especially feet and hands. wondering if anyone has had the same thing? Dr never seems to concerned. I am also trying to quit smoking. Under alot of stress... Read more »

I don't know if I can do this...

Posted by allentownboy, 13 Replies
... Let me just say, I was NOT prepared for the physical reaction to the meds. It has been almost agonizing today - vomiting, nausea, feeling "out of body", neuropathy pain, numbness and tingling in my legs, increased urination, drug fever, and... Read more »

Reyataz+Norvir+Truvada?

Posted by markman, 3 Replies
...and last time was over 500. I feel pretty good. But my doctor has gone ahead and prescribed me the meds. I had two choices: 1. Atripla or 2. Reyetaz+Norvir+Truvada.....I chose the latter.....can anyone already on this regimen comment on it? I am... Read more »

Atripla & Weight Gain

Posted by Choosing2Liv, 4 Replies
...I've searched the forums and found posts dealing with the wild dreams, excessive nausea and irritating itching brought on by Atripla. However, I have not been able to find any posts on what folks have done to combat the additional weight gain... Read more »