Stribild

(elvitegravir / cobicistat / emtricitabine / tenofovir)

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Treats HIV infection.

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Our bottom line

Stribild (elvitegravir / cobicistat / emtricitabine / tenofovir) is a convenient 4-in-1 medication and one of the first choices used to treat HIV infections.

Quick facts about Stribild
  • Drug class: Infection
  • Rx status: Prescription only
  • Generic status: No lower cost generic available
Prices and discounts
Lowest price for 30 150mg/150mg/200mg/300mg tablets
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Upsides

  • 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

  • Can't be used in patients with kidney problems.
  • Can interact with many other drugs.
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Lowest price for 30 150mg/150mg/200mg/300mg tablets
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$3158.78
How it works

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.

Quick facts about Stribild
  • Drug class: Infection
  • Rx status: Prescription only
  • Generic status: No lower cost generic available

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Dosage forms

  • Pill
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What to expect when you take Stribild (elvitegravir / cobicistat / emtricitabine / tenofovir) for HIV treatment

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Side effect rates for Stribild (elvitegravir / cobicistat / emtricitabine / tenofovir)

701 From clinical trials of Stribild / HIV treatment
  • Flatulence
  • Dizziness
  • Insomnia
  • Fatigue
  • Rash
  • Headache
  • Abnormal dreams
  • Diarrhea
  • Nausea

Risks and Warnings for Stribild (elvitegravir / cobicistat / emtricitabine / tenofovir)

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    • Higher risk if:
    • Liver disease
    • Women
    • Obesity

    Stribild (elvitegravir / cobicistat / emtricitabine / tenofovir) can cause this rare but life-threatening condition. Symptoms include difficulty breathing, nausea, vomiting, right sided stomach pain, and dark urine. This is a medical emergency and you should get help right away.

Means that some groups have a high risk of experiencing this side effect

Common concerns from people taking Stribild (elvitegravir / cobicistat / emtricitabine / tenofovir)

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Interactions
  • Can interact with many other drugs.
Food
  • Take with food.
  • I take my pill with dinner every night, with a 300 calorie meal or more.
Kidneys and liver
  • First-choice treatment for HIV in patients with good kidney function.
  • Can't be used in patients with kidney problems.