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Use Of Atripla Efavirenz

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AIDSinfo

An Overview of Atripla (Efavirenz/Tenofovir/FTC)

... ef-FAH-ver-enz / em-tri-SIT-uh-bean / te-NOE-fo-veer --> Brand Name: Atripla Other Name(s): Efavirenz / Emtricitabina / Tenofovir DF Drug Class: Combination Drugs Atripla includes three antiretroviral drugs: efavirenz (Sustiva), emtricitabine (Emtriva), and tenofovir disoproxil fumarate (tenofovir DF or Viread). Efavirenz
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Side effects Atripla vs. (Abacavir + Lamivudine + Efavirenz)?

Hello,I am an international student currently studying in the United States but that may eventually have to go back to South America. I was detected HIV last December, and I know the infection occurred last summer. I have been following my viral...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Most patients would do OK if switching from Atripla to efavirenz + lamivudine + abacavir (particularly if HLA B5701 negative). The major issue with starting efavirenz + lamivudine Read more »

Pasar deTruvada + Efavirenz a Atripla

Buenos Das Doc, le escribo desde Buenos Aires, hace un ao me diagnosticaronAbril/2007 CD4 420 CV 115.000Junio/2007 CD4 317Julio/2007 CD4 322 CV 18.200Sept/2007 CD4 345Nov/2007 CD4 388 CV 20.600Feb/2008 CD4 376 CV 35.800Marzo/2008 CD4 361La idea es...
Steven M. Natterstad, M.D.

Response from Steven M. Natterstad, M.D.

Frascino Medical Group
...es suficiente.2. Si el resultado de este genotipo indica que tu virus es sensitivo a tenofovir + emtricitabina (Truvada) y a efavirenz, pues s estara yo en favor de tu seleccin de este combinacin, uno de los regimenes preferidos por su eficaz, su... Read more »

Combivir/Efavirenz - to - Atripla

I am currently on Combivir/Efavirenz and have been for a while now and my stats all seem good.However the UK has recently authorised Atripla by the PCT (Primary Care Trust) and I wondered as its 1 pill a day if you would recommend me changing and...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Experience from published studies and the clinic support the notion that often there are less GI complaints from use of Atripla compared to Sustiva + Combivir. Also, the tenofovir in Atripla is more fat friendly than the AZT in Combivir so... Read more »

Grapefruit and atripla

is there any known side effects , if i eat grapefruit and take atripla????
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Generally OK to take Atripla and efavirenz (grapefruit more of a problem with protease inhibitors). KH Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Atripla (Efavirenz + Emtricitabine + Tenofovir)

... What Is Atripla? Who Should Take Atripla? What About Drug Resistance? How Is Atripla Taken? What Are the Side Effects? How Does Atripla Read more »
infoSIDA

Atripla (Efavirenz / Emtricitabina / Tenofovir DF)

...de medicamento: Combinaciones farmacéuticas El medicamento conocido como Atripla contiene tres antirretrovirales, a saber, efavirenz (Sustiva), emtricitabina (Emtriva) y fumarato de disoproxilo de tenofovir (tenofovir DF o Viread). El... Read more »
InfoRed SIDA

Atripla (Efavirenz + Emtricitabina + Tenofovir)

... ¿Qué Es Atripla? ¿Quién Debe Tomar Atripla? ¿Qué Sucede con la Resistencia a los Medicamentos? ¿Cómo se Toma Atripla? ¿Cuáles Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

La Guía Annual de Medicamentos para el VIH: Atripla (Efavirenz/Emtricitabine/Tenofovir DF, EFV/FTC/TDF)

...   Nombre de Marca: Atripla Nombre Común: efavirenz, emtricitabine, y tenofovir DF Clase: Combinación doble-clase de dosis fija; régimen de una sola dosis -- nucleócidos Read more »
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1st Month With Atripla

Posted by wonderboy21, 3 Replies
...1st Month with atripla and everything is going just fine. i love my get well pill as my best friend puts it. I Have Had NO SIDE EFFECTS AT ALL.. i was Read more »

High Sex Drive and Atripla

Posted by malcolm, 4 Replies
...I started Atripla a few days ago and since I get really horny at night. I take it around 10 p.m. just after having some turkey slices. During the Read more »

Atripla Dreams

Posted by AtriplaUser, 1 Reply
...Hey, Anyone out there figured out a way to control these dreams that Sustiva in Atripla brings? Also I hear that African American's absorb the drug at a higher rate causing more issues. Anyone figured out a way Read more »

Probably About To Start Meds

Posted by southerncharm, 6 Replies
...results back this Tuesday and I am pretty sure that they will recommend that I get started on meds. My concern is that I hear Atripla causes severe emotional issues and weird dreams in some people, and I think I am already emotionally imbalanced... Read more »