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Truvada Vs Atripla

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Truvada with atripla

I read that Truvada should not be used with Atripla but atripla contains efivarenz 600. I am on truvada and efivarenz, should i be worried?...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Atripla = Truvada + efavirez so taking Truvada + Atripla= taking a double dose of Truvada which is not indicated/recommended. KH... Read more »

From sustiva/truvada to Atripla treatment

I have been on meds for about 18 months. Initially, I was using sustiva/truvada and my t4 count... Read more »

Sustiva-->Truvada-->Atripla?

I'm currently taking Sustiva/Truvada daily and have never missed a dose, and it's... Read more »
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FDA Approves Complera (Edurant + Truvada), a Second "All-in-One" Option for First-Line HIV Treatment

When it comes to single-pill HIV treatment regimens in the U.S., Atripla is no longer the only game in town. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has just approved Complera, a once-daily tablet that contains Truvada (tenofovir/FTC) and the NNRTI... Read more »
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Nueva Pastilla Combinada Será Enviada Para Aprobación a la FDA

En noviembre de 2010, una nueva pastilla combinada fue enviada para aprobación a la FDA. Si se aprueba será la segunda pastilla que contiene un régimen completo después de Atripla. La pastilla combina el nuevo NNRTI rilpivirina con una... Read more »
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Truvada

Brand name: Truvada Generic name: emtricitabine/tenofovir, or FTC/TDF Class: Nucleoside/nucleotide reverse transcriptase inhibitor (nucleoside/nucleotide, NRTI, or nuke) -- fixed dose combination Manufacturer: Gilead Sciences, Inc.,... Read more »
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FAQs About Truvada (Tenofovir/FTC)

Don't see your question? Ask it in our Choosing Your Meds forum or Managing Side Effects of HIV Treatment forum ! Starting Treatment | Switching Treatment | Dosage | Side Effects | Coinfections | Truvada as PEP (Post-Exposure Prophylaxis) |... Read more »
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HIV+ & recently started Truvada or Atripla

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Widespread Atripla/truvada+sustiva Rash

Posted by younguk, 2 Replies
I am taking Truvada and Sustiva and have been for 2 weeks. 8 days in I developed a rash which has become progressively worse. It covers most of the surface area of my inner thighs and upper back and is also present in significant amounts everywhere... Read more »

Atripla vs Isentess & Truvada?

Posted by rank, 3 Replies
Just a saw a new provider at my ID clinic. We discussed 'quality of life,' and my perceived lack thereof. He asked me if that had worsened over the more than 2 years I have been on Atripla; I said I was unsure. He told me to think about it, and... Read more »

Atripla vs. Complera vs. Truvada: How to decide?!?

Posted by TheGoodLife, 5 Replies
I've combed over these three drugs and it all runs in circles. I lean toward one then the other. Can any one offer their experience as a reference? Read more »