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Author Topic: how long on atripla or sustiva/truvada  (Read 1119 times)

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Offline bufguy

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how long on atripla or sustiva/truvada
« on: March 28, 2009, 11:57:28 AM »
Hello everyone. Many thanks to everyone on this site. It has made my life much easier.
Anyway, I have been on Atripla since June 2008 with fantastic results. I am 100% adherent, it works and no side effects. That being said, I hope I can stay on it for a long time. I know atripla has only been around for 3 or so years, but I would like to know how long people have been on this medication or its component parts without side effects or resistance. Is it possible with good adherence to stay on this indefinitely?
5/29/08 confirmed HIV+
6/23/08 Vl 47500  CD4 511/29% CD8 .60
start atripla
8/1/08 Vl 130  CD4 667/31% CD8 .70
9/18/08 Vl un  CD4 not tested
12/19/08 Vl un CD4 723/32% CD8 .80
4/3/09 Vl un CD4 615/36% CD8  .98
8/7/09 vl un CD4 689/35% CD8 .9
12/11/09 vl un CD4 712/38% CD8 .89
4/9/10 vl un CD4 796/39% CD8 1.0
8/20/10 vl un CD4 787/38% CD8 1.0
4/6/10 vl un CD4 865/35% CD8 .9
8/16/10 vl un CD4 924/37% CD8 1.0
12/23/10 vl un CD4 1006/35% CD8 .9
5/2/10 vl un CD4 1040/39% CD8 .9
8/7/13 vl un CD4 840/39% CD8 .9

Offline guynphx

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Re: how long on atripla or sustiva/truvada
« Reply #1 on: March 28, 2009, 03:37:37 PM »
I think with adherence you should be able to remain on Atripla for a long while. I have been on sustiva since 1999 taking with comibivir until 2003 or maybe 2004 and then switched the comibivir to truvada still with sustiva and it is still working great.

Offline Kellyk

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Re: how long on atripla or sustiva/truvada
« Reply #2 on: March 28, 2009, 09:38:32 PM »
I've been on atripla since 08/06 - no problems so far...

Offline Lou-ah-vull

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Re: how long on atripla or sustiva/truvada
« Reply #3 on: March 29, 2009, 02:15:48 AM »
Faithfully adherent since starting in Feb. 2007 with virtually no side effects (knock on wood) and fantastic results.
Diagnosed Oct. 2005
10/05:  367 (26.2%), 24556 VL
01/06:  344 (24.6%), 86299 VL
04/06:  374 (22.0%), 87657 VL
05/06:  Began HAART 05/15/06, Combivir/Kaletra
07/06:  361 (27.8%), 1299 VL
10/06:  454 (32.4%), 55 VL
01/07:  499 (38.4%), UD
02/07:  Switched to Atripla 2/8/07
04/07:  566 (37.7%), UD
08/07:  761 (42.3%), UD
06/08:  659 (47.1%), UD
01/09:  613 (43.8%), UD
07/09:  616 (47.4%), UD
01/10:  530 (44.2%), UD
07/10:  636 (48.9%), UD
01/11:  627 (48.2%), UD
07/11:  840 (52.5%), UD
01/12:  920 (51.1%), UD
07/12:  857 (50.4%), 40
10/12:  UD
01/13:  710 (47.3%), UD
07/13:  886 (49.2%), UD
01/14:  985 (46.9%), UD
06/14:  823 (47.2%), UD

 


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