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Is Reyataz Plus Atripla A Good Combination

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Rash due to Atripla

Thank you for previous response about switching to a boosted PI if stopping ATripla. I saw my doctor today and she suggested to stop Atripla for two-three weeks to get it out of system and then go on Truveda and Reyataz (no mention of boosted PI). ...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Reyataz needs to be boosted with ritonavir if used with Truvada. Can often switch directly from Atripla to Truvada + ritonavir/atazanavir. If the Atripla is stopped completely I recommend using a boosted PI for 10-14 days to prevent Read more »

should I continue atripla?

I have been taking atripla since october of 2009 and for the past 3 months I have been experiencing... Read more »

What can be a good "match" with Isentress for a naive patient ??

Dear Doctor,I'm getting ready to start meds after my cd4 count took a 200 point dive in the past 6... Read more »
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STEP 6: Choosing the Right HIV Treatment

...David Lee, diagnosed in 1995 To read more about David, click here . Atripla (a single pill containing three HIV meds) Reyataz plus Norvir plus Truvada Prezista plus Norvir plus Truvada Isentress plus Truvada Twice-daily Kaletra plus... 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 »
Test Positive Aware Network

Truvada

...increase the risk of ddI-associated adverse events, including neuropathy. See tips. Viread decreases the concentration levels of Reyataz. In addition, Reyataz and Kaletra increase Viread concentrations. The reason for these interactions is... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Viread

...should be minimal. Potential drug interactions: Videx levels are increased with Viread (a drug also found in Truvada and Atripla); therefore, use with caution and monitor closely when taking Viread, Truvada, or Atripla with Videx or Videx EC... Read more »
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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 »

Sustiva + Truvada combination

Posted by richwales, 6 Replies
Im a 26 y/o male living in UK whos been on sustiva and truvada for 4 months now my Cd4 and viral load are doing great (gone from 14% 245 to 19% 472, and 18,200 to undectable) just finding the side affects of sustiva really can be hard to cope with,... Read more »

need info on Atripla

Posted by dcboy20, 5 Replies
...just test postive docter said i should consider Atripla what side-affect should I expect please give me your honest feeling Read more »

switching to Atripla >worried

Posted by mauka, 8 Replies
...My doc convinced me to switch to Atripla since after taking crixivan for about ten years my triglycerides are pretty dang high(over 600). I've been taking Norvir, Crixivan Read more »