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Truvada Side Effects Rash

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Truvada & Rash

My partner has bee HIV+ for 12+ years & just started HIV meds a week ago (Truvada and Isentress). So far few side effects but has a slight rash/red spots on his face and neck. Will this evetually go away as he becomes used to the meds? Are there...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...The rash rate of Isentress/Truvada is low and if a rash occurs rarely serious most often resolution over several weeks/months. Many other conditions can cause rash Read more »

Skin Rashes while taking Truvada and Stocrin

Last night was my third day of taking the meds - Truvada and Stocrin. I have a slight fever after... Read more »

assumptions about side effects

why is it that physicians make proclamations about people experiencing side-effects that seem to... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Truvada (Tenofovir + Emtricitabine)

... What Is Truvada? Who Should Take Truvada? What About Drug Resistance? How Is Truvada Taken? What Are the Side Effects? How Does Truvada React With Other Drugs? What Is Truvada? Truvada is a pill that contains two drugs used to Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Truvada (Tenofovir/FTC)

...should always take Truvada as their doctors prescribe. Recommended Daily Dose xxx --> Contraindications Warnings and side effects of Truvada may be similar to those for both of the medicines separately. (See individual drug fact sheets for... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Truvada

...Common Name: emtricitabine and tenofovir DF Brand Name: Truvada Class: fixed dose combination -- nucleoside/nucleotide analogs (also called nucleoside or nucleotide reverse transcriptase inhibitors, NRTIs or nukes) ... Read more »
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FAQs About Intelence (Etravirine) From The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

... Basics | Drug Resistance | Side Effects Basics I want to stop taking Fuzeon (enfuvirtide, T-20). Would Intelence and Isentress (raltegravir, MK-0518) be a Read more »
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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 »

Skin Rash

Posted by DJones, 8 Replies
...I have been on Atripla since January. I am also on Fluconazole and Acyclovir. In the last month I have developed a skin rash where the sun seems to hit my skin on my back of my neck where my hair line ends and lower arms. I thought it was... Read more »

Sustiva + Truvada combination

Posted by richwales, 6 Replies
...months now my Cd4 and viral load are doing great (gone from 14% 245 to 19% 472, and 18,200 to undectable) just finding the side affects of sustiva really can be hard to cope with, eg interupted sleep also i still have some dizziness from taking... Read more »

New Kaletra Formulation.....

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Hello. I am looking at changing from Sustiva to Kaletra (My Nuke backbone is Truvada), however I have concerns about the side effect profile of Kaletra. I hear that the newer formulation of Kaletra has less side effects that the old one - has... Read more »