Viread Generic Now Available From Teva

Tenofovir disoproxil fumarate tablets are a nucleotide analog HIV-1 reverse transcriptase inhibitor
Tenofovir disoproxil fumarate tablets are a nucleotide analog HIV-1 reverse transcriptase inhibitor

Teva announced the launch of Tenofovir Disoproxil Fumarate Tablets, the first generic version of Gilead's Viread

Viread, a nucleotide analog HIV-1 reverse transcriptase inhibitor, is indicated to treat HIV-1 infection in patients aged ≥2 years, in combination with other antiretroviral drugs. It is also indicated to treat chronic hepatitis B in patients aged ≥12 years. 

Tenofovir Disoproxil undergoes hydrolysis and phosphorylations to convert to tenofovir diphosphate, which inhibits HIV-1 reverse transcriptase and HBV reverse transcriptase by competing with the natural substrate deoxyadenosine 5'-triphosphate and by DNA chain termination. 

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Tenofovir Disoproxil Fumarate Tablets are available as a 300mg strength in 30-count bottles.

For more information call (866) 832-8537 or visit TevaGenerics.com.