10 patient evaluations for Efavirenz-Emtricitabine-Tenofovir taken for the purpose of 'HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)' with a side effects rating of Moderate

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Sunnyshine
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Sunnyshine
Gender: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Mental Symptoms : none
Physical Symptoms : mild
579
VL 0
I am: g
I have:
HIV

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Jul 1, 2015 (Started Jan 17, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus))
  • side effects
    Moderate (Vivid dreams, Dizziness, Tunnel vision, Lightheadedness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 600 mg-200 mg-300 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Feb 29, 2012 (Started Jan 17, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus))
  • side effects
    Mild (Vivid dreams, Dizziness, Tunnel vision, Lightheadedness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 600 mg-200 mg-300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Out of the two regimens i've tried( Trizivir was the other) this is the best...minimal side effects so far. I do have at times pill fatigue, but once a day, better than the past and one can hope better in the future. I take my pill at night time before bed....if i take it anytime during waking hours...the dizzy tunnelvision is there for a couple of hours...and if i run around at work....i get lightheaded. I would suggest finding the best time for your life.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

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uffa2
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uffa2
Gender: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Mental Symptoms : none
Physical Symptoms : none
743
VL 0
I am: g
I have:
HIV

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Jun 20, 2014 (Started Jan 07, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus))
  • side effects
    Moderate (Vivid dreams, Dizziness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 600 mg-200 mg-300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: take it after dinner: so far you can say you dont have a full stomach, so to reduce excessive absorbtion and blood concentration of efavirenz
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Dizziness, Vivid dreams

Sep 25, 2009 (Started Jan 07, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus))
  • side effects
    Mild (Vivid dreams, Dizziness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 600 mg-200 mg-300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I have an alert in my cell phone, but honestly i dont need it, every evening at 23 I'm ready to take my pill. It made me more optimistic, i even stopped with Cymbalta (antidepressant). After first months (not weeks) I became accustomed to the drug, so I dont have any side effect...
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Dizziness, Vivid dreams

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Gus_SD32
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Gus_SD32
Gender: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Mental Symptoms : none
Physical Symptoms : none
325
VL 10k
I am: g
I have:
HIV

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Sep 10, 2012 (Started Aug 30, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus))
  • side effects
    Moderate (Brain fog, Loss of balance)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 600 mg-200 mg-300 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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eurekaguy
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eurekaguy
Gender: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Mental Symptoms : none
Physical Symptoms : mild
660
VL 1
I am: vg
I have:
HIV

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Mar 24, 2012 (Started Jan 01, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus))
  • side effects
    Moderate (Loose stools, Disorientation, Overheated)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 600 mg-200 mg-300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: the side effects were completely gone when I switched from Atripla to Truvada + Neviraprine and I still only needed to take one daily dose of each.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jan 1, 2009 (Started Jan 01, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus))
  • side effects
    Mild (Loose stools, Disorientation, Overheated)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 600 mg-200 mg-300 mg Daily

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oscar47868
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oscar47868
Gender: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Mental Symptoms : moderate
Physical Symptoms : mild
500
VL 30
I am: b
I have:
HIV

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Feb 15, 2011 (Started Feb 22, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus))
  • side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 600 mg-200 mg-300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: They say not to take it, but I have found if I do the dizziness, or the realistic dreams are not as often
Cost: $200+ monthly
Side effects: Dizziness/walking like I'm drunk

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hcubbyhill
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hcubbyhill
Gender: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Mental Symptoms : moderate
Physical Symptoms : none
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VL 1
I am: vg
I have:
HIV

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Sep 6, 2010 (Started Jul 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus))
  • side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 600 mg-200 mg-300 mg Daily

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giantoad
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giantoad
Gender: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Mental Symptoms : none
Physical Symptoms : none
481
VL 0
I am: g
I have:
HIV

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Jun 19, 2010 (Started Sep 24, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus))
  • side effects
    Moderate (Vivid dreams)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 600 mg-200 mg-300 mg Daily
Cost: $50-99 monthly
Side effects: Vivid dreams

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bearpaw
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bearpaw
Gender: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Mental Symptoms : none
Physical Symptoms : none
246
VL 0
I am: g
I have:
HIV

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May 6, 2010 (Started May 06, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus))
  • side effects
    Moderate (Dizziness and feeling faint)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 600 mg-200 mg-300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: the dreams are a pain in the ass, they don't let me get a restful sleep at all. I have gas bad, kind cuts into my sex life.
Cost: $25-49 monthly
Side effects: Dizziness and feeling faint

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andrewn78
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andrewn78
Gender: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Mental Symptoms : none
Physical Symptoms : none
539
VL 0
I have:
HIV

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Nov 15, 2009 (Started Apr 25, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus))
  • side effects
    Moderate (Inconsistent sleep pattern, Tiredness, Vivid dreams, Balance problems, Dizziness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 600 mg-200 mg-300 mg Daily
Side effects: Tiredness, Vivid dreams, Dizziness, Inconsistent sleep pattern, Balance problems

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try-umph
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try-umph
Gender: M
Data Quality: 0 stars
Mental Symptoms : unreported
Physical Symptoms : unreported
923
VL ?
I am: g
I have:
HIV

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Sep 15, 2008 (Started Sep 15, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus))
  • side effects
    Moderate (Hives (urticaria))
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 600 mg-200 mg-300 mg Daily

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