What is Adefovir?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Hepsera


Adefovir is an antiretroviral Agent, Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitor (Nucleoside). It is used for the treatment of chronic hepatitis B with evidence of active viral replication, including patients with lamivudine-resistant hepatitis B.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 1
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Adefovir

Side effect Patients
Pain 1

Why patients stopped taking Adefovir

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Side effects too severe 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Adefovir


Stopped taking Adefovir

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 1
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Adefovir.