4 patient evaluations for Tenofovir disoproxil fumarate

Jan 15, 2012 (Started Jul 01, 2003)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV))
  • Side effects
    Severe (osteoporosis, distal renal tubular acidosis type 1)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Get your Creatinine checked on a regular basis and watch it closely. I am a male who developed osteoporosis at age 42. This was secondary to phosphate loss in my urine because of renatl tublar acidosis caused by Tenofovir. This is called Fanconi's syndrome.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Jun 24, 2013 (Started Jul 12, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV))
  • Side effects
    Mild (nausea)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I became resistant to this medication, changed to stavudine 40mg 2x daily
Cost: $50-99 monthly

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Apr 10, 2014 (Started Jul 05, 2000)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily

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