Tenofovir alafenamide works well and improves kidney and bone markers in older people living with HIV

Liz Highleyman

A co-formulation of tenofovir alafenamide (TAF) plus emtricitabine, used with a third antiretroviral drug, maintained viral suppression as well as tenofovir disoproxil fumarate (TDF) plus emtricitabine in older individuals, and was associated with improvements in kidney function and bone density, which may be of greater concern for this group, according to a presentation last week at IDWeek 2016 in New Orleans.

November 14, 2016
Year of publication
2016
Resource types
Journal and research articles
Tags
viral suppression, treatment regimens, treatment, ART, ARVs, antiretroviral therapy, antiretroviral drugs, combination antiretroviral therapy (cART), older people living with HIV, kidney function, bone density

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