2 patient evaluations for Tenofovir taken for the purpose of 'human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)' with a side effects rating of Severe

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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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Feb 1, 2003 (Started Jun 24, 2002)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV))
  • Side effects
    Severe (Diarrhea)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Side effects: Diarrhea, Diarrhea

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