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Why Is Atripla Taken Without Protease Inhibitor

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atripla

why is atripla taken without a protease inhibitor
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

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...Hello and thanks for your post.Since Atripla contains three medications (2 NRTIs and the NNRTI efavirenz), there's no need for a protease inhibitor to be added.BY Read more »

Grapefruit and atripla

is there any known side effects , if i eat grapefruit and take atripla???? Read more »

Grapefruit Seed Extract and Atripla

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