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Author Topic: missed my meds  (Read 1430 times)

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Offline southmetro

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missed my meds
« on: August 12, 2007, 08:51:41 PM »
Been on meds about about 15 months. Last night I woke at 3:30 am and found out I for got to take my meds about 5 hours earlier at 10:30pm. This is the first time I was more than 30 minutes late.
Should I be worried at all?
Pos 2/2004       
Date       CD4  % VL
02/05/04 411 27 277K
04/05/04 507 31 327K
05/03/04 528 32 81.5K
07/05/04 497 27 272K
10/06/04 401 30 109K
01/06/05 493 22 128K
03/07/05 607 27 217K
08/08/05 397 24 123K
11/28/05 345 25 47.8K
01/19/06 419 23 18.1K
03/06/06 371 28 70.8K
Started meds 04/28/06 Sustiva & Truvada
05/01/06 391 20 8090
05/31/06 450 20 131
06/08/06 VL 88
07/31/06 415 26 <50
09/21/06 574 30
11/16/06 498 32
02/12/07 609 35
05/16/07 532 28
08/13/07 652 34
11/0

Offline J.R.E.

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Re: missed my meds
« Reply #1 on: August 14, 2007, 01:11:02 AM »


Myself, I would have taken them at 3:30,( even though it was 5 hours later), and then got back on schedule again, in the next few days.( but thats just me !) We're all going to miss a dose here and there. I know I have. The main problem I was having, was remembering an hour later, whether I took the pills or not. I have a much better system now, but it can still get a little confusing at times. I don't think you have anything to worry about. You should be back on track now !!



Take care-----Ray
Current Meds ; Viramune, Epzicom, 40mg of simvastatin, 12.5mg of Hydrochlorothiazide.
Metoprolol tartrate 25mg



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 In October of 2003, My t-cell count was 16, Viral load was over 500,000, Percentage at that time was 5%. I started my first  HAART regimen  on October 24th,03.

 As of DEC 9th, 2013,  t-cells are at 437 Viral load  <40 .

 Current % is at 16% (L)

  
 62 years young.

Offline southmetro

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Re: missed my meds
« Reply #2 on: August 16, 2007, 04:40:22 PM »
Yes, I did take them at 3:30am, 5 hrs late. Then I just went back to my normal 10 pm that night.
Pos 2/2004       
Date       CD4  % VL
02/05/04 411 27 277K
04/05/04 507 31 327K
05/03/04 528 32 81.5K
07/05/04 497 27 272K
10/06/04 401 30 109K
01/06/05 493 22 128K
03/07/05 607 27 217K
08/08/05 397 24 123K
11/28/05 345 25 47.8K
01/19/06 419 23 18.1K
03/06/06 371 28 70.8K
Started meds 04/28/06 Sustiva & Truvada
05/01/06 391 20 8090
05/31/06 450 20 131
06/08/06 VL 88
07/31/06 415 26 <50
09/21/06 574 30
11/16/06 498 32
02/12/07 609 35
05/16/07 532 28
08/13/07 652 34
11/0

Offline red_Dragon888

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Re: missed my meds
« Reply #3 on: August 16, 2007, 05:45:09 PM »
I think it is not a problem.  Just get back on schedule and do stress over it.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=I3ba3lnFHik

“Neither look forward where there is doubt nor backward where there is regret. Look inward and ask not if there is anything o

Offline Matty the Damned

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Re: missed my meds
« Reply #4 on: August 16, 2007, 06:32:54 PM »
Hey Metro,

No it's not a problem. As Dragon notes, just get back on schedule and you'll be fine. Missing meds really only becomes a problem when it develops into a pattern. So long as this is a one off, you needn't stress.

MtD

 


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