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Tenofovir Disoproxil Fumarate

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La Guía Annual de Medicamentos para el VIH: Viread (Tenofovir Disoproxil Fumarate, TDF)

  Nombre de Marca: Viread Nombre Común: tenofovir disoproxil fumarate (TDF) Clase: análogo nucleótido (también llamado inhibidor de la transcriptasa reversa del nucleótido, NtRTI, siglas en inglés). Dosis... Read more »
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company and Gilead Sciences, Inc.

Bristol-Myers Squibb and Gilead Announce Data Supporting Bioequivalence for Single-Pill Fixed-Dose Regimen of Sustiva (Efavirenz) and Truvada (Emtricitabine and Tenofovir Disoproxil Fumarate)

New York, NY and Foster City, CA -- Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE: BMY) and Gilead Sciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: GILD) today announced they have obtained data supporting bioequivalence of a new formulation of the fixed-dose combination of... Read more »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

May 11 FDA Advisory Committee Meeting: Fixed-Dose Combination Tablet of Elvitegravir/ Cobicistat/ Emtricitabine/ Tenofovir Disoproxil Fumarate

FDA is announcing an upcoming meeting of its Antiviral Drugs Advisory Committee on May 11, 2012, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The committee will discuss a new drug application (NDA) for a fixed-dose combination tablet of... Read more »
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tenofovir fumarate

What's the difference from Tenofovir and Tenofovir fumarate?...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
These are two generic names for the same medication-- tenofovir (aka Viread, part of Truvada and Atripla).BY... Read more »

Question on resistance

Hi there you answered my question recently about taking the pink pill containing Tenofovir Disoproxil Fumarate 300mg/Efavirenz 600mg/and Emtricitabine an hour later. Thank you for that.Unfortunately I have new question that worries me....
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
Hi and thanks for posting.You're at absolutely no risk of drug resistance from the event that you described. Know that one has to be generally missing (completely missing, not late) more than 5% of their doses to have a significantly increased... Read more »

Tenoforvir Disoproxil Side Effects

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

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
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... Read more »

Ricovir-EM and Stocrin

Hi, I started on Ricovir-EM (Emtricitabine and Tenofovir Disoproxil Fumarate) and Stocrin (Efavirenz) 80 days ago. I was unsure whether or not the former would really be effective. But, since beginning...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
Hello and thanks for posting.Yes indeed, your laboratory responses (and hopefully your symptoms and side effects too) are excellent.BY... 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 »

Early HIV Treatment Failure Linked to Didanosine/T

Posted by TwinsDad, 1 Reply
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) Aug 23 - The combination of the antiretroviral agents didanosine, tenofovir, and efavirenz is associated with a high virological failure rate in treatment-naive patients with HIV, British investigators report.

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Complera, the new once-daily combo pill

Posted by bartleby
new treatment option. here's what you need to know.
Complera (rilpivirine/tenofovir/FTC) is like Atripla (efavirenz/tenofovir/FTC) except it replaces the Sustiva (efavirenz, Stocrin) arm with Edurant (rilpivirine). it has to be taken with a meal.... Read more »