21 patient evaluations for Emtricitabine-Tenofovir disoproxil fumarate

May 1, 2009 (Started Jul 01, 2006)

  • 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
Advice & Tips: Use a weekly or monthly pill box to make it easier to remember to take your pills and also makes it easier to grab all the pills you need rather than one bottle at a time.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 10, 2009 (Started Sep 17, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV))
  • Side effects
    Moderate (headaches, loss of energy)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg-300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Stick with it. I take the med with 'gratitude'. Many people in the world don't have no cost access.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: loss of energy, headaches

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 9, 2009 (Started Jul 15, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV))
  • Side effects
    Moderate (diarrhea, headaches, loss of energy, tooth problems, sickness, enlarged or swollen parotid gland)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 2 g
Cost: $100-199 monthly
Side effects: tooth problems, enlarged or swollen parotid gland, sickness, headaches, loss of energy, diarrhea

  • 0 helpful marks
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