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Is Atripla Used To Treat HIV Only?

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Atripla for Treating Chronic Hep B/New lyHIV +

I just became HIV positive. One of the good thigs about learning that I'm HIV positive it that my dr. discovered I have chronic (HBeag positive)hepatitis B. I have moderate to severe liver damange. He has started me on Atripla. Do you agree that...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...is fortunate that you have learned that you have moderate to severe Hepatitis B. I agree with your doctor that treatment with Atripla is a good idea. Atripla includes three medications, two of which have great activity against hepatitis B (eg,... Read more »

Can HIV & HBV treatment have effects on kidneys

I recently started Atripla to treat both my HIV and HBV, although the reason I was urged to begin... Read more »

Atripla

I saw my mate with Atripla and he said its for mental problems. Does this means he also has the... Read more »
Articles
AIDS InfoNet

Atripla (Efavirenz + Emtricitabine + Tenofovir)

... What Is Atripla? Who Should Take Atripla? What About Drug Resistance? How Is Atripla Taken? What Are the Side Effects? How Does Atripla Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

European Union: Panel Says European Drug Agency Should Approve Combination HIV Drug Atripla

...Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use, part of the European Medicines Agency, has recommended its once-a-day HIV drug Atripla be approved for sale. The panel said Atripla should be approved for adults who have not been treated with other... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

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 »
The Well Project

HIV Treatment Guidelines

...did not have a lot of side effects, and were easy to use.Preferred regimens included: NNRTI-based regimen Atripla (efavirenz + tenofovir + emtricitabine) PI-based regimens Prezista... Read more »
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Boyfriend on Medication and I am not...

Posted by boyslifetoday, 1 Reply
...continued to have unsafe sex because we figured what's the point if we both have it and I got it from him. He is now on medication "Atripla" and I am not. I am wondering if we can still continue to have unsafe sex... and if we do have sex what... Read more »

The correct med regimen

Posted by Jim327040, 2 Replies
...December of 08. Viral load 10,000, CD4 93. I had no idea I had the virus and was not sick. A public health center started me on Atripla. After 2 months, my creatinine levels were moving up (not good). The doctor recommended taking the... Read more »

Starting Meds Tomorrow...NEED ADVICE!!!

Posted by running4it, 4 Replies
...hardest time swallowing pills, I dont know how I will get through this. Question: How do people who cant swallow pills take HIV meds? Can pills be crushed? Any stories or suggestions out there would help me. Read more »

Looking for experiences from HIV + travel to EU

Posted by deutschman, 2 Replies
...known that I am HIV + for about 2 years and am finally feeling healthy again (CD 4 count is almost to 400). I'm regularly taking Atripla. Here's my concern. I would like to take my 84 year-old mother (who is very active) back to Germany and... Read more »