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Tenofovir Dose

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Tenofovir & Didanosine Dosing

Could you clarify what you think are reasonable dosages for tenofovir and didanosine when taken in combination? My friend was on 400mg daily didanosine EC (2hr after meal)and 300mg daily tenofovir with meal and was recently switched to combined...
Brian Boyle, M.D., J.D.

Response from Brian Boyle, M.D., J.D.

Cornell University, Weill Medical College
The data on how to adjust Videx (didanosine) when given with Viread (tenofovir) is not yet available, but there are studies currently underway to provide further guidance. If the patient is going to stay on this combination, adjustment of the Videx... Read more »

fosamprenavir and tenofovir interaction

Is there any drug-drug interactions that you know of between the new PI- fosamprenavir and... Read more »

efavirenz and tenofovir

I was just reading that a study was performed that showed that smaller doses of efavirenz (1/3... Read more »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Approval of Complera: Emtricitabine/Rilpivirine/Tenofovir DF Fixed-Dose Combination

On August 10, 2011, FDA approved Complera TM , a fixed dose combination (FDC) drug product containing emtricitabine/rilpivirine/tenofovir DF (FTC/RPV/TDF) for the treatment of HIV. The recommended dose of Complera TM is one tablet, containing... Read more »
HIV i-Base

Switching to Rilpivirine/Tenofovir/FTC Fixed-Dose Combination From Boosted-PI Regimen: SPIRIT Study Draws the Line at 24 Weeks

Frank Palella from Northwestern University, Chicago, presented results from an international study of 476 patients on stable boosted-PI combinations who were randomised 2:1 to switch to open label rilpivirine/tenofovir/FTC (n=317) or continue on... Read more »
HIV i-Base

Fixed-Dose Combination Efavirenz/Tenofovir/FTC for South Africa

After a considerable wait (and considerable campaigning), in 2012, the South African Minister of Health, announced the award of a new antiretroviral tender -- worth R5.9 billion (£406,226,800). For the first time since the ART program began, the... Read more »
HIV i-Base

FDA Approve New NNRTI-Based Fixed-Dose Combination of Rilpivirine/Tenofovir/FTC (Complera) in the U.S.

On 10 August 2011, U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved a fixed-dose combination of rilpivirine/tenofovir/FTC (Complera) with an indication in treatment-naive adults. This is a single-tablet once-daily combination. Approval was based on... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I'm just starting treatment and my doctor who does things differently recommended tenofovir...I know it's a new drug. Has anyone any experience with it?

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HIV testing while on tenofovir.

Posted by EmeandEme, 1 Reply
I have been taking tenofovir for over 6 months for Hep B. 3 months ago I had unprotected sex because the condom broke and need to figure out what test I need to take to check for HIV.

I have gotten tested every single month and everything has come... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hello All !! I want to tell everyone that I started taking half of the prescribed doses of my meds about 2 years ago. My T cells remain High (570) and my V load is still undetectable..
I am on viramune,ziagen and zerit. I had an uncle who died... Read more »

dosing schedule adjustment

Posted by pozartistsd, 1 Reply
hey all you experts out there! I think i may know the answer to this but would like to get some input:

I currently take my meds (Reyataz/Truvada/Norvir) once a day. I take them at 9am (with breakfast, not that you need to know that ) I would like... Read more »