BIC/FTC/TAF bictegravir/emtricitabine/tenofovir alafenamide

Recommended initial regimen for most people
Single-Tablet Regimen

Standard Dose

One tablet once daily without regard to food for people taking HIV treatment for the first time (treatment-naïve) or individuals with suppressed viral load on a stable HIV regimen with no history of treatment failure and no known resistance to components of the regimen: bictegravir, emtricitabine, or tenofovir.

For adults and children weighing at least 55 pounds (25 kg) (youngest patients in research were 6 years old). Take missed dose as soon as possible, unless it is closer to the time of your next dose. Do not double up on your next dose. Biktarvy is not recommended for people with CrCl less than 30 mL/min or people with severe liver impairment.

•   See also Descovy, which is contained in this drug (bictegravir is not available separately).

•   See package insert for more complete information on potential side effects and interactions.


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