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Reaction To Atripla

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reoccurring rash on back

...over my shoulders onto my upper chest. My doctor keeps telling me it's tinea versicolor, but I sometimes worry that it is a reaction to Atripla, I have had other reactions to Atripla, depression, anxiety, etc. I have taken the pills for what she...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,I would suggest you get a second opinion from a dermatologist. This would be the quickest and most effective way to resolve this problem.Dr. Bob Read more »

recent breakout in hives

Hello I have been taking Atripla for over a month Never had an allergic reaction. Its been 6 weeks... Read more »

Atripla and cocaine

I am not aware of any reactions between atripla and cocaine, I dont think any have been documented.... Read more »

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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Hot Topics at The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, August 31, 2010

...she's planning to get pregnant, and how should she choose her regimen? More Questions About HIV/AIDS Treatment: Skin Reaction to Atripla: What Does the Rash Usually Look Like? Will Problematic Meds Like Zerit and Crixivan Be Removed... Read more »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Atripla Label Update Reflects New Efficacy, Safety and Resistance Data in Treatment Experienced Patients

... On January 7, 2010, FDA approved an updated Atripla label including new efficacy, safety and resistance data in treatment experienced patients from a trial ( Study 073: A Phase Read more »
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...and Ziagen, for more information. Do not take Retrovir (zidovudine), Epivir, Epivir-HBV, Ziagen, Epzicom, Emtriva, Truvada, or Atripla while taking Trizivir, since all or part of these medications are already in Trizivir or have equivalent... Read more »
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atripla experience

Posted by hopefulone, 13 Replies
...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 »

Itchy bumps on face--On Isentress,Prezista,Norvir

Posted by llee, 1 Reply
Hi all, my doctor put me on a combo of Isentress,Prezista,Norvir in June. Soon after I started I got itchy bumps all over my face, and also on my neck and upper chest and upper arms. According to the doctor it's because of Immune Reconstitution... Read more »

starting treatment - Atripla ?

Posted by neneroc, 7 Replies
...after a lot of blood work .. physicals etc etc .. Dr. has recomended me to start Atripla, honestly im nervous . Cd4 count is low and VL high, has to do with me being infected just recently (6-8months ago) I need Read more »

Widespread Atripla/truvada+sustiva Rash

Posted by younguk, 1 Reply
I am taking Truvada and Sustiva and have been for 2 weeks. 8 days in I developed a rash which has become progressively worse. It covers most of the surface area of my inner thighs and upper back and is also present in significant amounts everywhere... Read more »