|side effects of stribild
Aug 23, 2013
should i continue taking this med (stribild) despite the neuropathy and the expected more side effects e.g weak joints imbalance,kidney and liver problems?
| Response from Dr. Young
Hello and thanks for posting.
Stribild is usually very well tolerated. Typical side effects that affect a minority of people of take the medication include gastrointestinal (gut) symptoms (nausea, diarrhea) and headache. All people to take tenofovir-containing medications, like Stribild should be monitored for kidney and bone injury. I don't associate Stribild with significant risk of neuropathy or joint problems.
For more information about Stribild, check out AIDS InfoNet fact sheet on Stribild.
Hope that helps, BY
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