Generic name: Odefsey is a combination of the drugs rilpivirine, emtricitabine and tenofovir alafenamide.
Brand names: Odefsey
Class: Complete combination tablets
Common: Depression, insomnia, headache, nausea. Rare: Lactic acidosis, serious liver problems (the first two are most likely in very overweight women or those who have been taking Odesfey or similar medicines for a long time), worsening of hepatitis B when stopping Odefsey (see Notes), severe skin rash, body fat redistribution, immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome (IRIS), renal impairment, decrease in bone mineral density, mineralisation defects.
Tablets comprise 25mg rilpivirine, 200mg emtricitabine and 25mg tenofovir alafenamide (TAF).Take one tablet once per day.
Odefsey is taken with food.
Odefsey is for people:
If you're taking Odefsey, do not take St John’s Wort (the herbal supplement).
*Last reviewed on 2/12/2016. Next review: 2/12/2019
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