Taking Truvada With Hiv Meds
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University of Minnesota, School of MedicineThere are no vitamins or herb/complementary regimens that have been demonstrated to control HIV replication and protect health. Stopping effective HIV medication usually leads to a rebound in HIV levels to pre-treatment levels and a drop in the CD4... Read more »
North Shore University HospitalThanks for the question.Yes, all of the meds can be taken at the same time. I would recommend this as long as they do not upset your stomach. Best to get them out of the way all at once.At the very least the Norvir and Reyataz should be taken... Read more »
University of Minnesota, School of MedicineIf one of your HIV meds is causing the diarrhea then a switch to an alternative is often considered (tenofovir can cause diarrhea so switching to abacavir could help and then there is no need for extra meds). One to two standard Os-Cal tablets is... Read more »
University of Minnesota, School of MedicineThe basic issue with Sustiva that if taken with a fatty meal then the levels can be higher leading to more side effects (usually would be more potent from the HIV perspective). If you are not experiencing side effects then perhaps not so much an... Read more »
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Posted by sweetvanilla27, 1 ReplyI am wanting to hear from anyone who have experienced taking Raltegravir, Truvada & Atazanavir and how you have got on with the meds?
I first started taking meds in May this year I was put on Truvda and Sustiva first, and was taken off them due... Read more »
Posted by glam89, 1 ReplyIm starting Truvada for 30 days and i know there are going to be side effects but do anyone have any tips for me to make it a bit easier. What pain reliever fever reducer medications can i take without it damaging my liver even more? Is Ibuprofen... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 6 Repliesand would love some feedback from people. I was poz for 3 yrs before needing to begin and since I am moving to Costa Rica in the fall I thought 'no time like the present' to get myself trhough all the possible side effects.
Well- they have begun. ... Read more »
Posted by Augustus, 3 RepliesThis is my first experience with fighting my HIV infection that I was diagnosed with on July 1 2005. So far, everything seems normal, even a wee bit better than normal as I feel a great weight lifting. I have agonized over starting meds for 2... Read more »
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