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Taking Atripla When You're Hiv Positive

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taking atripla for hiv positive condition

will having all the recommended vaccinations to visit Goa in India affect my health adversely or even be dangerous. can I safely have the required vaccinations and also the malaria tablets recommended ...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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Hello and thanks for posting.In general, all inactivated vaccinations are safe to take if you're HIV+. The exceptions to this are the live attenuated vaccines, such as MMR (mumps, measles, rubella) and yellow fever virus vaccines. There is... Read more »

Can I switch to taking my Atripla in the morning?

I started on Atripla nearly a year ago, after being HIV positive for 17 years. I had not taken any... Read more »

Taking Atripla

I was diagnosed with HIV since 1999. And, I want to thank God for being in great health. I have a... Read more »
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On Sleeping and Traveling While Taking Atripla

Stephen A. I started taking Atripla [efavirenz/tenofovir/FTC] about nine months ago, and the worst side effects for me are apparent when I am sleeping. My fiancĂ©e tells me I have an increased breathing rate, I sweat a lot, my limbs tend to... Read more »
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HIV+ & recently started Truvada or Atripla

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atripla

Posted by orange01
Hi am have been taking atripla for about a month now( this is the only hiv med i take or ever took). I am a 30 year old woman.I was interested in getting info from a woman who has been on this medication for more than 6 months. I just wanted to... Read more »

atripla

Posted by orange01
Hi am have been taking atripla for about a month now( this is the only hiv med i take or ever took). I am a 30 year old woman.I was interested in getting info from a woman who has been on this medication for more than 6 months. I just wanted to know... Read more »

atripla

Posted by orange01, 1 Reply
Hi am have been taking atripla for about a month now( this is the only hiv med i take or ever took). I am a 30 year old woman.I was interested in getting info from a woman who has been on this medication for more than 6 months. I just wanted to know... Read more »