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What If I Miss A Dose Of Truvada

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Missed a dose of Truvada+Kaletra (PEP) and took it again

Hi, I forgot to take my dose (truvada+kaletra) last night at 11 PM and just took it now at 06AM. At 10 AM I'll take another dose of kaletra. Will it be ok? Will the virus be resistent now?...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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Hello,The single late dose of your PEP won't have any significant impact, nor promote drug resistance. Indeed, if this circumstance, I probably would have recommended just skipping the late dose.Be well,BY... Read more »

Missed doses of Truvada/Isentress

Dear Dr. Young: I currently take Truvada and Isentress, but I'm having a health insurance... Read more »

missed two doses of truvada

I just realized that I hadn't filled my daily medicine holder correctly and the last time I... Read more »
Articles
San Francisco General Hospital

One Year on Therapy and Counting ... Doses Taken: 1,460; Doses Missed: 0

I am what is referred to as a highly motivated and compliant patient. I am highly motivated to stay alive and healthy, and I know that the way to maintain my health is to comply, conscientiously and consistently, with the multidrug regimen my doctor... Read more »
Being Alive

Unplanned Treatment Interruptions Involve a Greater Risk of Virological Failure Than Missing Occasional Doses

Unstructured treatment interruptions -- rather than missed doses of medication -- involve a greater risk of a detectable viral load, US research published in the online edition of AIDS suggests. Investigators analysed the results of 16 clinical... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV/AIDS Patients in Rural Areas More Likely to Miss Drug Doses If "Problem Drinkers," Study Says

HIV/AIDS patients living in rural areas are more likely to miss doses of their antiretroviral drug regimens if they are "problem drinkers," according to a study published in the August issue of AIDS Patient Care and STDs , the Baton Rouge ... Read more »
TheBody.com

Hot Topics: Handling Stress and Missed Doses; Does CD4 Really Matter?; Anti-Anxiety Interactions; and More

Hot Topics at TheBody.com's "Ask the Experts" Forums, July 22, 2014 - TheBody.com July 22, 2014 Visit the Forums Read Past Email Newsletters Change/Update Subscription   Help! My Stressful Job Is Leading Me to Miss... Read more »
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Missing on a dose

Posted by hivstudent, 1 Reply
I am on Kivexa(Epz) and Isentrees (twice a day), I take the Isentress one at 10:30am and one at 10:30pm with the Kivexa, I always try my best to be right on time, but today this morning for some reason I could not wake up to the alarm, and I missed... Read more »

RED WINE with Truvada / Viramune

Posted by Augustus, 1 Reply
I am on about day 45 of this regimen, my first. Reached undetectable under 30 days, will see doc again on September 7, 6 days away. I have to do labs prior to going, and I gave in to temptation and had two glasses of wine the past three days.

The... Read more »

missed

Posted by jab, 1 Reply
missed sustiva dose, should I take it now Read more »

Hi, guys, I've been missing you all, esp AIDSTOHV

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
It is so good to be back, I and my husband have been very busy with blood work, trying to get a head doc---long, long waiting list for that with an HMO, and just dealing with life in general. Also we went to the Northern Lights ALternatives, which... Read more »