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What drugs are contained in the HIV treatment Symtuza?

Medically reviewed by Judith Stewart, BPharm. Last updated on Feb 1, 2023.

Official answer


Symtuza is a four-drug combination of darunavir, cobicistat, emtricitabine, and tenofovir alafenamide for the treatment of HIV-1 infection in adults.

The four drugs contained in Symtuza are:

Symtuza is indicated as a complete regimen for the treatment of HIV-1 infection in adults:

  • who have no prior antiretroviral treatment history or
  • who are virologically suppressed (HIV-1 RNA less than 50 copies per mL) on a stable antiretroviral regimen for at least 6 months and have no known substitutions associated with resistance to darunavir or tenofovir.

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