Taking Truvada In The Morning Vs The Evening

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Truvada & Efavirenz

I justed using this combo a week ago and I was told by my doctor to take truvada in the morning and efavirenz in the evening. However, my medical aid advised otherwise and said i should take both pills in the evening. In this confusion i decided ...
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

North Shore University Hospital
...You may certainly take both truvada and sustiva together in the evening on an empty stomach. Yes, these meds are all together in one pill called Atripla. The best thing would be to take your AM truvadaRead more »

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FAQs About Truvada (Tenofovir/FTC) From The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

...only tell me to have them with a glass of water, but could food make a difference as well? I'm not sure whether to have them in the morning -- I usually skip breakfast -- or at night, when I would have them with a healthy dinner. My doctor... Read more »
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Truvada (Tenofovir + Emtricitabine)

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Test Positive Aware Network


...Sustiva by taking Ativan or Ambien to sleep for the first few weeks. However, either may make you even more groggy the next morning. Be careful when stopping Sustiva, so that you avoid the rapid development of HIV resistance to it -- check with... Read more »
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... Combo Drug Common Name: emtricitabine and tenofovir DF Brand Name: Truvada Class: fixed dose combination -- nucleoside/nucleotide analogs (also called nucleoside or nucleotide reverse... Read more »