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Tenofovir

Also known as Pmpa, (((1R)-2-(6-Amino-9H-Purin-9-Yl)-1-Methylethoxy)Methyl)Phosphonic Acid, (R)-9-(Phosphonomethoxypropyl)Adenine, (R)-9-(2-Phosphonomethoxypropyl)Adenine, Gs-1275, and Gs-1278

Tenofovir disoproxil fumarate (TDF or PMPA), marketed by Gilead Sciences under the trade name Viread, belongs to a class of antiretroviral drugs known as nucleotide analogue reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NRTIs), which block reverse transcriptase, a crucial virus enzyme in human immunodeficiency virus 1 (HIV-1) and hepatitis B virus infections.

Source: Wikipedia

What is it prescribed for?

Patients are most commonly prescribed tenofovir to treat human immunodeficiency virus infection (hiv), viral hepatitis, peripheral nerve disorder, and complex regional pain syndrome.

What drug interactions are known?

Do not take tenofovir if you are taking any of the following:

Critical Interactions


Significant Interactions

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