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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

New Pediatric Labeling Information Database - Detail

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Pediatric Labeling Date:  09/28/2005
Trade Name:  Emtriva
Generic Name or Proper Name (*):  emtricitabine
Indications Studied:  HIV-1 infection in combination with other antiretroviral agents
Label Changes Summary:  * Safety and effectiveness in pediatric patients 3 months and older supported by data from 3 open-label, nonrandomized clinical studies * Safety and effectiveness in patients < 3 months have not been established * Relative bioavailability of Emtriva oral solution is approximately 80% of Emtriva capsules. Thus, maximum dosage is different for these 2 formulations: Solution max - 240 mg once daily; Capsules max - children weighing > 33 kg one 200 mg capsule once daily * The AE profile in pediatric patients was comparable to that observed in adults * Information on dose, PK parameters, AE profile and clinical studies *
Product Labeling:  Labeling  Opens a new window
BPCA(B) and PREA(P):  B, P
Sponsor:  Gilead Sciences
Pediatric Exclusivity Granted Date:  05/24/2006
Therapeutic Category:  Antiviral