Changing from 9am and 9pm to 9:30am and 9:30pm

Question

Hello, im jap i am hiv positive.

I would like to know how can i change my time schedule of taking my arv meds. I taking it 9am lamizido and 9pm lamizido ang efav. I would like to change the time of taking it to 9:30am and 9:30pm.. Please instruct me. Thanks.

Answer

Changing the time you take your HIV medications (zidovudine + lamivudine twice daily and efavirenz once daily) by 30 minutes should pose no problem-just do it. Recommend informing your HIV provider so she/he can monitor for any unexpected issues. KH