bictegravir / emtricitabine / tenofovir alafenamide

This medicine is authorised for use in the European Union.


Biktarvy is an antiviral medicine used to treat adults infected with human immunodeficiency virus 1 (HIV-1), a virus that causes acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS).

Biktarvy contains the active substances bictegravir, emtricitabine and tenofovir alafenamide. It is only used in patients where the virus has not developed resistance to a class of HIV medicines called integrase inhibitors, or to tenofovir or emtricitabine.

This EPAR was last updated on 26/11/2021

Authorisation details

Product details
Agency product number
Active substance
  • bictegravir
  • emtricitabine
  • tenofovir alafenamide
  • fumarate
International non-proprietary name (INN) or common name
  • bictegravir
  • emtricitabine
  • tenofovir alafenamide
Therapeutic area (MeSH)
HIV Infections
Anatomical therapeutic chemical (ATC) code
Additional monitoringAdditional monitoring

This medicine is under additional monitoring, meaning that it is monitored even more intensively than other medicines. For more information, see Medicines under additional monitoring.

Publication details
Marketing-authorisation holder
Gilead Sciences Ireland UC
Date of issue of marketing authorisation valid throughout the European Union
Contact address

IDA Business & Technology Park
County Cork
T45 DP77

Product information

20/05/2021 Biktarvy - EMEA/H/C/004449 - WS/2030

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Pharmacotherapeutic group

Antivirals for systemic use

Therapeutic indication

Biktarvy is indicated for the treatment of adults infected with human immunodeficiency virus 1 (HIV 1) without present or past evidence of viral resistance to the integrase inhibitor class, emtricitabine or tenofovir.

Assessment history

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