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Truvada Prescribing Information

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Alternatives to Genotype Prescribed Truvada, Rayataz, and Norvir

My physician did a genotype on me for resistance to HAART meds, finding that Sustiva would not be tenable as part of my regimen. Instead my doctor put me on Truvada, Reyataz, and Norvir. I am extremely reluctant to take any of them due to...
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

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

North Shore University Hospital
...(abacavir) are much less likley (if at all) to cause these fat changes. But since thay are all in the same family the package information has to list these effects for all of them and doesn't make the distinction above. The first choice of a... Read more »

My Doctor Won't Prescribe Steroids for my ED/Fatigue

Hi. I'm 40 years old, Poz Male, on Medicaid in New York City. For the last 10 years I've been on a... Read more »

Why would my doctor prescribe Isentress once a day?

I'm treatment naive, no drug resistance. My doctor and I agreed I should initiate treatment, and we... Read more »

An Overview of Truvada (Tenofovir/FTC) those for both of the medicines separately. (See individual drug fact sheets for emtricitabine and tenofovir DF for more information.) Individuals with advanced kidney disease should not take Truvada. Individuals should tell a doctor about any... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV Treatment Guidelines

...of Health and HumanServices (DHHS), has put together a set of HIV treatment guidelines. Theguidelines provide a lot of useful information to help health care providersand HIV+ people make decisions about when to start, when to stop, and when... Read more »
Gilead Sciences, Inc.

Gilead Initiates Phase II Clinical Trial of Integrase-Based, Single-Tablet, Once-Daily Regimen for the Treatment of HIV rollover extension and receive the single-tablet regimen containing elvitegravir, GS 9350 and Truvada. Additional information about the study can be found at . About Elvitegravir Elvitegravir is an HIV... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Truvada (Tenofovir + Emtricitabine)

...CD4 cell count, your viral load, any symptoms you are having, and your attitude about taking ART. Fact Sheet 404 has more information about guidelines for the use of ART. If you take Truvada with other antiretroviral drugs, you can reduce your... Read more »
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New to all of this.....

Posted by Anonymous, 8 Replies
...Sorry for so many questions, but I want to know that I am as well informed as I can possibly be. I am due to commence with Truvada + Sustiva this evening, but I am very concerned about the psychological effects of Sustiva. I hear that the... Read more »


Posted by markman, 3 Replies
...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 already a slim guy 5'11 140lbs... Read more »

Those taking, Raltegravir, Truvada & Atazanavir

Posted by sweetvanilla27, 1 Reply
...I 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 Read more »

A little worried

Posted by mml, 3 Replies
...hello i have a question, my cd4 is 227 and my vload is 17000. my doctor is putting me on Truvada and Sustiva I only weigh 120 one of the side effects is loss of appetite. and every thing i can find about both of these drugs Read more »