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Author Topic: miss a dose  (Read 572 times)

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Offline dingowarrior

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miss a dose
« on: May 06, 2013, 10:13:55 PM »
I just realized that I forgot to pick up my refill Atripla, I'm about to miss a dose..its 10pm...pharmacy opens at 8 am tomorrow..been taking meds for aprox. 7 years..maybe I missed 2 or three ..always been ok...its been awhile since I missed..will I be ok?  :(

Offline bocker3

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Re: miss a dose
« Reply #1 on: May 06, 2013, 10:18:29 PM »
you will be fine -- Atripla is very forgiving.....
Atripla - Started 12/05
Reyataz/Norvir - Added 6/06
Labs - Pre-Meds
Sep05 T=350/25% VL98,559
Nov05 288/18%  47,564
Current Labs
May2013 691/31% <20

Offline dingowarrior

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Re: miss a dose
« Reply #2 on: May 06, 2013, 10:39:25 PM »
you will be fine -- Atripla is very forgiving.....

should I take it in the AM?

Offline Jeff G

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Re: miss a dose
« Reply #3 on: May 06, 2013, 10:43:23 PM »
should I take it in the AM?

I would just take it tomorrow night at your unseal time . I missed a few doses on that med and remained undetectable and I'm sure you will too , don't sweat it .

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Re: miss a dose
« Reply #4 on: May 07, 2013, 12:08:05 AM »
studies have shown that 95% adherence to any HIV med results in successful therapy. Missing one dose clearly falls within that zone. ;) Just get your refill tomorrow and take your med at the normal time
leatherman (aka mIkIE)


chart from 1992-2013; updated 2/09/13  Reyataz/Norvir/Truvada

Oh my friends, my friends forgive me
That I live and you are gone.
There's a grief that can't be spoken.
There's a pain goes on and on.
Empty chairs at empty tables
Where my friends will meet no more.

"Empty Chairs at Empty Tables" from Les Miserables

Offline dingowarrior

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Re: miss a dose
« Reply #5 on: May 07, 2013, 07:33:19 AM »
Thanks guys!! :)

 


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