Acute renal failure after initiation of tenofovir disoproxil fumarate.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Despite initial evidence suggesting a relatively benign safety profile, several subsequent case reports have detailed nephrotoxicity in patients using tenofovir disoproxil fumarate for the treatment of HIV. We report a case of rapid renal failure that developed into an HIV-naïve patient initiated on an antiretroviral regimen that included tenofovir.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Hynes, P; Urbina, A; McMeeking, A; Barisoni, L; Rabenou, R

Published Date

  • 2007

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 29 / 8

Start / End Page

  • 1063 - 1066

PubMed ID

  • 18067059

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0886-022X

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1080/08860220701643831


  • eng

Conference Location

  • England