Treating HIV infection. It must be used in combination with other HIV medicines. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor. Emtriva is a nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NRTI). It works by blocking the growth of HIV.
Also known as Emtricitabine, Emtriva is a combinational drug that is used alongside other drugs to treat HIV and AIDs. While it will not the two diseases, Emtriva lessen their symptoms and therefore provide an overall better quality of life.