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Truvada Medication

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Truvada as a PEP medication

I am a medical student who recently had a pericutanious stick with a 30 gauge anesthetic syringe. I was started on once daily truvada later that day. Is this medication sufficient on its own.
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Truvada is a two-drug regimen (emtricitabine plus tenofovir). Two-drug regimens are sometimes prescribed for PEP (Combivir, Truvada, Read more »

HIV.drugs...truvada and sustiva

I'm now HIV positive. My cd4 count is 86 and my viral load is 179..should I start on these... Read more »

Valtrex and Raltegravir/Truvada

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Gilead Sciences, Inc.

Gilead Sciences Receives "Refuse to File" Notification From U.S. FDA on New Drug Application for Single-Tablet Regimen of Truvada and TMC278

...from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regarding Gilead's New Drug Application (NDA) for the single-tablet regimen of Truvada(R) (emtricitabine and tenofovir disoproxil fumarate) and Tibotec Pharmaceuticals' investigational... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Gilead in Negotiations With Ten Indian Generic Drug Companies to Assist in Producing Generic Versions of Truvada, Viread

...proposals Gilead is offering, generic drug companies would be allowed to sell generic versions of the antiretrovirals -- including Truvada and Viread -- only in developing countries, and the drugs would look different from the patented versions.... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Gilead to Make Antiretroviral Drug Truvada Available to 68 Developing Countries at Not-for-Profit Price

... Gilead Sciences announced on Wednesday that it will offer its once-daily, fixed-dose combination antiretroviral drug Truvada through its Global Access Program to 68 developing countries at the not-for-profit price of 99 cents per patient, per... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Gilead Expects E.U. Approval of Antiretroviral Drug Truvada Early Next Year

...12/1). Trimeris and Roche jointly developed Fuzeon, which is designed for HIV/AIDS patients who have failed to respond to other medications. The drug has encountered resistance from doctors and patients because of its high cost -- about $20,000... Read more »
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Those taking, Raltegravir, Truvada & Atazanavir

Posted by sweetvanilla27, 1 Reply
...I am wanting to hear from anyone who have experienced taking Raltegravir, Truvada & Atazanavir and how you have got on with the meds? I first started taking meds in May this year I was put on Truvda and Read more »

drugs that can be used with norvair and truvada

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...I am resistant to Sustiva and have a rash because of the Reyataz. what other combinations of drugs can be used with truvada and norvair? Read more »


Posted by markman, 3 Replies
...feel pretty good. But my doctor has gone ahead and prescribed me the meds. I had two choices: 1. Atripla or 2. Reyetaz+Norvir+Truvada.....I chose the latter.....can anyone already on this regimen comment on it? I am already a slim guy 5'11 140lbs... Read more »

Widespread Atripla/truvada+sustiva Rash

Posted by younguk, 1 Reply
...I am taking Truvada and Sustiva and have been for 2 weeks. 8 days in I developed a rash which has become progressively worse. It covers most of the Read more »