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Info on Efavirenz, Emtricitabine, and Tenofovir

If you have HIV or AIDS, your healthcare provider may prescribe a combination drug called efavirenz, emtricitabine, and tenofovir disoproxil fumarate (Atripla™). As you might guess, this product contains the following HIV medications:
 
It comes in tablet form and can be used by itself or in combination with other drugs as part of an HIV "cocktail."
 
Most people have no problems with efavirenz, emtricitabine, and tenofovir; however, the safety information should be reviewed so that you are aware of possible side effects (such as diarrhea, dizziness, and fatigue) and know the warning signs of an allergic reaction or other serious problem that requires prompt medical attention.
 
(For more info, click Efavirenz, Emtricitabine, and Tenofovir. This article provides a more in-depth discussion, explaining what to expect while taking it, other safety issues to discuss with your healthcare provider, and more.)
 

Info on Efavirenz, Emtricitabine, and Tenofovir

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