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Tenoforvir Disoproxil Side Effects
Mar 19, 2014

my mother have been taking Stalanev, so the drug was changed to Tenofovir .Does this change over cause a mental problem on the patient.

Response from Dr. Henry

Tenofovir is generally considered a better and safer HIV medications than stavudine. Tenofovir is rarely directly associated with any mental problems. Recommend discussing with your mothers HIV doctor. KH

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