Truvada Approval History
- FDA approved: Yes (First approved August 2nd, 2004)
- Brand name: Truvada
- Generic name: emtricitabine and tenofovir
- Company: Gilead Sciences, Inc.
- Treatment for: HIV Infection
Truvada (emtricitabine and tenofovir disoproxil fumarate) is a combination of nucleoside analog HIV-1 reverse transcriptase inhibitors indicated in combination with other antiretroviral agents for the treatment of HIV-1 infection in adults.
Development History and FDA Approval Process for Truvada
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