20 patient evaluations for Emtricitabine-Tenofovir disoproxil fumarate

Sep 7, 2011 (Started Jul 07, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg-300 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 5, 2011 (Started Jul 05, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV))
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg-300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Taking Truvada/Isentress combo for 6 days. Felt fine the first day. But sick with headache and nausea on the second and third day. Felt OK on the 4th day. But sick again for 5th and 6th day.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: nausea, headaches

  • 1 helpful mark

Mar 1, 2011 (Started Jun 17, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV))
  • Side effects
    Severe (dizziness, hangover effect)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg-300 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly
Side effects: hangover effect, dizziness

Jun 28, 2010 (Started Jun 17, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV))
  • Side effects
    Moderate (dizziness, hangover effect)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg-300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: This medication is quite strong on me, I felt really dizzy just minutes after start taking it. Symptoms repeated over the first week, sometimes stronger sometimes mild. Very sleepy and sweaty at night. Symptoms started to dissapear by the second week but not completely
Cost: $25-49 monthly
Side effects: hangover effect, dizziness

  • 0 helpful marks
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