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Author Topic: Meds and Drinking  (Read 2674 times)

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Offline hivez

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Meds and Drinking
« on: December 14, 2006, 08:21:19 AM »
I had a couple drinks last night and at 10pm stopped and took my meds (Atripla) this morning I woke up with a hell of a hangover and eventually threwup bout 20minutes ago (7am). I don't drink that much anymore, and I didn't have much in my system to absorb the alcohol from the 2 drinks I had :(. My question is shuld I take another pill or wait till today at 10pm to take my next one?

Offline J.R.E.

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Re: Meds and Drinking
« Reply #1 on: December 14, 2006, 08:45:46 AM »
Your OK,

Just stick with your regular next dose tonight !!

Current Meds ; Viramune, Epzicom, 20mg of Atorvastatin, 25 mg of Hydrochlorothiazide.
Amlodipine Besolate 5mg-- Updated 9/24/2017

Diagnosed positive in 1985,.. In October of 2003, My t-cell count was 16, Viral load was over 500,000, Percentage at that time was 5%. I started on  HAART on October 24th, 2003.

 As of 9/18/2017,  Viral load remains <40
CD 4 @358 /  CD4 % @ 13

 65 years young.

Offline Salteen

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Re: Meds and Drinking
« Reply #2 on: December 14, 2006, 04:16:32 PM »
I went through a phase where I drank a lot, but I didn't take my meds and eventually stopeed taking them but I don't think they go real well together.  If you research them online it'll show the ones that are ok with alcohol. ;)

Offline hivez

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Re: Meds and Drinking
« Reply #3 on: December 14, 2006, 05:36:04 PM »
Thanks for the advice


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