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This is an easy one to answer-
A routine chemistry panel will show if you have acidosis.
And a specific test for lactic acid will show if you have lactic acidosis.
Fatigue and weakness are common, nonspecific symptoms- and can be from many things- anemia, low thyroid function, low testosterone, a muscular problem, dysfunction of kidneys, liver, heart disease, or even just depression.
Before jumping on blaming the Atripla, just find out the results of your current tests.
And given your good response to therapy, do not stop your medications without discussing with a doctor.
Always ask if you need clarification/more information.
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