Efavirenz Emtricitabine Tenofovir
Here's a taste of what TheBody.com has to offer on this topic:
Get the Facts
Ask the Experts
Rocky Mountain CARESThanks for your thoughtful post.The combination of tenofovir (Viread)/ emtricitabine (Emtriva)/ efavirenz (Sustiva) is a newer low pill count option for first line treatment of HIV. While there aren't any formally presented studies on the... Read more »
Rocky Mountain CARESHello and thanks for posting.Ricovir is a generic form of tenofovir. If used with efavirenz (Stocrin), it should be in combination with either lamivudine or in the generic co-formulated pill Ricovir-EM (includes emtricitabine, and here called... Read more »
University of Minnesota, School of MedicineEmtricitabine may be slightly preferred from HIV standpoint but if more expensive then lamivudine may be a better choice if emtricitabine is more than your budget can handle. Both are good choices in general. KH... Read more »
Connect With Others
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyI'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?
Read more »
Posted by EmeandEme, 1 ReplyI 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 BrokenWingedBird, 2 RepliesIf Efavirenz (and Efavirenz along)is really wrecking your sleep quality, then the only solution is to stop taking Efavirenz (and substitute it with another drug).
However, there are ways to ensure your sleep is as good as possible.
Important discovery: Read more »
Posted by anxsh, 1 ReplyPost deleted by anxsh Read more »
Guides for People With HIV