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Offline nvgreene

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Finally
« on: August 18, 2006, 04:15:00 PM »
After dealing with insurance compaines and doctors offices for over a month now, I am finally able to start treatment this evening!!!

Hope all goes well and Atripla treats me nice!

J
07/08/05

Offline J.R.E.

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Re: Finally
« Reply #1 on: August 18, 2006, 04:19:56 PM »
Hello J,

 Wishing you the best.... Remember,A day at a time !!



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



http://forums.poz.com/index.php?topic=40802.0

http://forums.poz.com/index.php?topic=45159.0

http://forums.poz.com/index.php?topic=39722.msg495621;topicseen#msg495621

http://forums.poz.com/index.php?topic=46806.0

http://forums.poz.com/index.php?topic=39414.msg491701#msg491701


 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 Alain

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Re: Finally
« Reply #2 on: August 18, 2006, 06:08:51 PM »
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« Last Edit: November 04, 2006, 01:45:01 PM by cowandalehouse »

Offline Teresa

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Re: Finally
« Reply #3 on: August 18, 2006, 06:19:42 PM »
J,

Good luck with your meds. I know you will do fine!

Hugs
Teresa
Hubby HIV+ 5/5/06
CD4:320
  %: 26.7
 VL: <20
Atripla (started it 8/24/06)
 

Offline Christine

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Re: Finally
« Reply #4 on: August 18, 2006, 09:04:40 PM »
Hi J,
Good luck starting the meds. I am sorry about dealing with the insurance stuff, it can be very frustrating. Hope everything goes well for you.
Christine
Poz since '93. Currently on Procrit, Azithromax, Pentamidine, Valcyte, Levothyroxine, Zoloft, Epzicom, Prezista, Viread, Norvir, and GS-9137 study drug. As needed: Trazodone, Atavan, Diflucan, Zofran, Hydrocodone, Octreotide

5/30/07 t-cells 9; vl 275,000

Offline Eldon

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Re: Finally
« Reply #5 on: August 18, 2006, 10:25:11 PM »
Hello J, It is a good thing to hear that you finally got all the mess straightened out with the insurance company. Wanted to wish you the best of luck starting your meds. Please remember to take them as prescribed by your doctor.

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Re: Finally
« Reply #6 on: August 21, 2006, 04:59:37 AM »
Good luck, J. Read Juan's story (blondbeauty) to get really optimistic!

Coen
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Offline cmhjeff

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Re: Finally
« Reply #7 on: August 21, 2006, 09:41:03 AM »
Hi J. :) So how was your first weekend on the meds?  Good luck!
Jeff

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Re: Finally
« Reply #8 on: August 21, 2006, 09:50:30 AM »
Thank you all for your support, I haven't really had much of an issue with the Atripla at all, though I do feel the hungover feeling, and a bit of the nausea. I have laughed to myself every morning this weekend, thinking, "If only I was having as much fun as I am feeling!" Sleep is the major issue, i tend to keep late hours with one of my jobs, so I end up having to catch up somewhere, but I feel it will al work out in the end. I will keep you guys poste on my progress, but for now, looks like I prepared for the worst and was pleasantly surprised!!
07/08/05

 


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