New Therapies in HIV/AIDS Treatment

Garmany, Justin; Kramer, Richard
June 2008
Drug Formulary Review;Jun2008 Supplement, Vol. 24, p1
The article focuses on the developments in therapies for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS). It emphasizes the positive effect of highly reactive antiretro-viral therapy (HAART) on the quality of life, T cell count and survival in HIV patients. The current available therapies include nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NRTIs), protease inhibitors (PIs), fusion inhibitors and integrase inhibitors.


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