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Emtriva (Emtricitabine, FTC)

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Emtriva (emtricitabine or FTC) is a nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor used to treat HIV/AIDS. It is approved by the U.S. FDA for the treatment of HIV infection in adults and children 3 months of age and older.


Adult single dose: Take one tablet or 240 mg oral solution once daily. Each tablet contains 240 mg.


  • Take by mouth, with or without food.
  • Always take Prezista in combination with other anti-HIV medicines.
  • Women should not breastfeed while on Emtriva.
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