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The recommended Edurant dosage for the treatment of HIV or AIDS is one 25-mg tablet taken once a day with a meal. This is the standard dose for everyone using this drug, regardless of age or weight. People who have severe liver or kidney disease should use this drug with caution. Do not miss any doses, as it can make the medication less effective.

An Introduction to Dosing With Edurant

There is only one standard dosage for Edurant™ (rilpivirine), regardless of your age or weight. As always, do not adjust your dose unless your healthcare provider specifically tells you to do so.

Edurant Dosage for HIV/AIDS

The standard dosage for Edurant is one 25-mg tablet, taken once a day with a meal. Edurant should be used with caution in people with severe liver or kidney disease, as no standard dosing adjustments are available in such situations.
Because Edurant is approved only for use in adults, there are no standard dosing recommendations for use in children.

General Information on Taking Edurant

Some considerations to keep in mind during treatment with Edurant include the following:
  • Edurant comes as a tablet that is taken once a day with a meal.
  • Try to take it at the same time every day to maintain an even level of the medication in your blood.
  • For the medicine to work properly, it must be taken as prescribed. It is important that you closely follow your healthcare provider's instructions about taking this drug. Missing doses can increase the chance of the virus developing a resistance to Edurant, making the medicine less effective.
  • If you are unsure about anything related to your dosage of Edurant, please talk to your healthcare provider or pharmacist.
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