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Efavirenz, Emtricitabine, and Tenofovir
What is it? Overview Usage Side Effects and Warnings

What is Efavirenz, Emtricitabine, and Tenofovir?

(e FAV e renz, em trye SYE ta been, & te NOE fo veer)

• This medicine is used to treat HIV infection.

What are the precautions when taking this medicine?

• Do not run out of this medicine.

• If you have kidney disease, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have liver disease, talk with healthcare provider.

• Check medicines with healthcare provider. This medicine may not mix well with other medicines.

• You may not be alert. Avoid driving, doing other tasks or activities until you see how this medicine affects you.

• Avoid alcohol (includes wine, beer, and liquor) or other medicines and natural products that slow your actions and reactions.

• To protect against sexually-transmitted diseases, use a latex condom.

• Use birth control that you can trust to prevent pregnancy in HIV disease.

• Birth control pills and other hormone-based birth control may not work to prevent...