Compare Stribild vs. Prezista

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Stribild
(elvitegravir / cobicistat / emtricitabine / tenofovir)

Prezista
(darunavir)

Treats HIV infection. Stribild (elvitegravir / cobicistat / emtricitabine / tenofovir) is a convenient 4-in-1 medication and one of the first choices used to treat HIV infections.Coming soon.
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Side effects
StribildPrezista
  • Nausea 16%
  • Diarrhea 12%
  • Abnormal dreams 9%
  • Headache 7%
  • Fatigue 4%
  • Rash 4%
  • Dizziness 3%
  • Insomnia 3%
  • Flatulence 2%
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How it works
StribildPrezista
Stribild (elvitegravir / cobicistat / emtricitabine / tenofovir) is a combination pill that contains four HIV drugs. It treats HIV infections by preventing the virus from attacking your immune cells and multiplying.Coming soon.
Type of medication
StribildPrezista
Prescription only
Available as
StribildPrezista
  • Pill
  • Pill
  • Liquid
Used for
StribildPrezista
  • HIV Infection
Risk factors for serious side effects
StribildPrezista
  • Liver disease
  • Women
  • Obesity
  • Hepatitis B Virus infection
  • History of bone fractures
Detailed Stribild (elvitegravir / cobicistat / emtricitabine / tenofovir) risks & warnings »
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    Pregnancy

    Research studies with animals found harmful effects on unborn babies. It hasn’t been properly studied in humans. The benefits might outweigh the risks even if you’re pregnant. Talk with your doctor.

    Interactions
    StribildPrezista
    • Can interact with many other drugs.
    No interactions related info.
    Food
    StribildPrezista
    • Take with food.
    No food related info.
    Kidneys and liver
    StribildPrezista
    • First-choice treatment for HIV in patients with good kidney function.
    • Can't be used in patients with kidney problems.
    No kidneys and liver related info.
    Upsides and benefits
    StribildPrezista
    • First-choice treatment for HIV in patients with good kidney function.
    • One tablet contains four different HIV medications.
    • Stribild (elvitegravir / cobicistat / emtricitabine / tenofovir) is only taken once daily.
    • There are assistance programs available through the manufacturer of Stribild (elvitegravir / cobicistat / emtricitabine / tenofovir) if you need help paying for high insurance copays.
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    Downsides and risks
    StribildPrezista
    • Can't be used in patients with kidney problems.
    • Can interact with many other drugs.
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    Tips from our pharmacists for people taking the medication
    StribildPrezista
    • Take around the same time each day.
    • Take with food.
    • If you take antacids, separate it from Stribild (elvitegravir / cobicistat / emtricitabine / tenofovir) by at least two hours.
    • Talk to your doctor or pharmacist before starting any new medication while on Stribild (elvitegravir / cobicistat / emtricitabine / tenofovir) to prevent drug interactions.
    • Keep your regularly scheduled doctor's and lab appointments. These help ensure your medication is working well and safely.
    • Keep an eye out for any new symptoms or side effects you may start to feel while taking Stribild (elvitegravir / cobicistat / emtricitabine / tenofovir) and report them to your doctor.
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