Emtricitabine/tenofovir disoproxil fumarate

Drug Profile

Emtricitabine/tenofovir disoproxil fumarate

Alternative Names: Emtriva®/Viread®; F/TDF; FTC/TDF; TDF/FTC; Tenofovir disoproxil fumarate/emtricitabine; Truvada; TVD; Viread®/Emtriva®

Latest Information Update: 12 Nov 2016

Price : $50

At a glance

  • Originator Gilead Sciences
  • Developer Gador; Gilead Sciences; Japan Tobacco; National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases; Stendhal Mexico; University of Alberta; University of Washington
  • Class Antiretrovirals; Deoxyribonucleosides; Nucleotides; Phosphonic acids; Purines; Pyrimidine nucleosides
  • Mechanism of Action Nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors; Nucleotide reverse transcriptase inhibitors
  • Orphan Drug Status

    Orphan designation is assigned by a regulatory body to encourage companies to develop drugs for rare diseases.

    No
  • On Fast track

    Fast track status is assigned by the US FDA so therapies with the potential to address unmet needs can move faster through development.

    No
  • New Molecular Entity No

Highest Development Phases

  • Marketed HIV infections
  • Phase III Hepatitis B
  • Phase II Primary biliary cirrhosis

Most Recent Events

  • 22 Aug 2016 Registered for HIV infections (Prevention) in Liechtenstein, Norway, Iceland, European Union (PO)
  • 22 Jul 2016 Preregistration for HIV infections (Prevention) in Taiwan (PO) before July 2016
  • 22 Jul 2016 The ANSM, French regulatory agency makes emtricitabine/tenofovir disoproxil available in France as pre-exposure prophylaxis for HIV infections under a Temporary Recommendation for Use designation
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