21 patient evaluations for Emtricitabine-Tenofovir disoproxil fumarate

Jan 2, 2012 (Started Sep 15, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg-300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: If you take it at night, and are planning to go out, you can take it a few hours early so you don't forget. There's some leeway with once a day pills.

  • 0 helpful marks

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
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