Recurrent hypersensitivity to Combivir

Winston, Alan; McLean, Ken
March 2002
International Journal of STD & AIDS;Mar2002, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p213
Academic Journal
journal article
The non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NNRTIs) are commonly used in combination antiretroviral therapy and are associated with hypersensitivity reactions on induction therapy. We report a case of recurrent hypersensitivity associated with Combivir, when there was a delay in determining the cause as the NNRTIs were considered to be the more likely cause.


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