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ANTIRETROVIRAL THERAPY FOR HIV-INFECTED ADULTS
Antiretroviral therapy is recommended for all HIV-infected individuals regardless of CD4 count to decrease morbidity and mortality associated with HIV infection.
Goals of antiretroviral treatment are suppression of viral load for maximum possible duration, restore & preserve immunologic function, reduce HIV-related morbidity & mortality and prevent HIV transmission.
Urgent initiation of antiretroviral treatment is recommended in the following individuals: pregnant women, patients w/ HIV with coinfections (HBV, HCV, active tuberculosis), AIDS-defining illness, HIV-associated nephropathy, low CD4 counts, acute opportunistic infections and HIV HBV with evidence of chronic liver disease.

Antiretroviral Therapy for HIV-Infected Adults Drug Information

Drug Information

Indication: Antiviral combination treatment of HIV-1 infected adults, adolescents & childn.

Indication: 100 mg: Chronic hepatitis B & evidence of HBV replication. 150 mg: In combination w/ other antiretroviral ...

Indication: Chronic hepatitis B & evidence of HBV replication in patients ≥16 yr.

Indication: Antiretroviral combination therapy for HIV in adult & childn.

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