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Resistance to TDF /FTC Rarely Arises During PrEP, Reports a Recent Study

Results of ANRS IPERGAY trial had shown that on-demand pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) with tenofovir (TDF) and emtricitabine (FTC) was highly...

14 Aug, 2018

 
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HIV Prevalence Extremely High in Adults with TB Symptoms in LMICS, Reports a Recent Study

A recent systematic review and meta-analysis reported extremely high HIV prevalence among adults with TB symptoms in low- and middle-income...

09 Aug, 2018

 
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Once-Daily DRV/r Plus TDF/FTC Maybe an Option for HIV Patients with Multiclass Resistance

A recent study evaluated the clinical outcomes in HIV-infected patients harboring single- or multiclass resistant virus and receiving once-daily...

09 Aug, 2018

 
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Patients with Intermediate/High Level of LPV Resistance May Benefit from Switching to Darunavir

HIV viral load testing is not widely available in low- income countries which leads to late detection of treatment failure therefore, patients...

04 Aug, 2018

 
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Key Trials

REALITY: Enhanced Antimicrobial Prophylaxis + ART Improves Survival in Advanced HIV Patients

This study compared the enhanced and standard antimicrobial prophylaxis treatment in patients with advanced HIV disease.

Pre-exposure Chemoprophylaxis with Oral FTC–TDF Prevents HIV Acquisition in Men Who have Sex with Men

Pre-exposure Prophylaxis Initiative (iPrEx) trial was a randomized, double-blind, placebo controlled trial aimed to evaluate the safety and efficacy...

Partners PrEP Study: Oral TDF or TDF–FTC Significantly Reduces the Risk of HIV-1 Acquisition among Heterosexual Men and Women in Serodiscordant Relationships

The Partners PrEP Study is a double-blind, placebo-controlled, phase III clinical trial aimed to assess the safety and efficacy of oral PrEP for the...

Single-Tablet Regimen Containing RPV/FTC/TDF in Virologically Suppressed HIV-1 Patients Improves Cholesterol and Triglycerides

Ritonavir -sparing regimens are recommended in patients  intolerant to ritonavir, to minimise the long-term side effects and  to improve lipid...

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Antiretroviral-based Prevention Strategies in HIV

Today, antiretroviral therapy (ART) is not only known to keep HIV-infected patients alive but is also being harnessed as a strategy to prevent...

Antiretroviral Therapy – Current Recommendations

Advances in the treatment of HIV infection has resulted in a dramatic shift, from a deadly infectious disease to a chronic manageable condition....

Datasheet: Lopinavir and Ritonavir (40mg/10mg) Oral Pellets

Lopinavir and Ritonavir (40 mg / 10 mg) Oral Pellets is a Novel oral pellet formulation for paediatric use. This datasheet contains the entire...

Fast Facts: Lopinavir and Ritonavir (40 mg/10 mg) Oral Pellets

Lopinavir and Ritonavir (40 mg / 10 mg) Oral Pellets is a Novel oral pellet formulation for paediatric use. This booklet contains information about...

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Live Healthier, Live Longer

This publication features commonly asked questions by HIV patients regarding HIV therapy, drug side-effects, Do’s and Don’ts while on HIV treatment...

Living with Hope

This publication features common questions which arise in HIV patients mind regarding HIV, diagnosis, transmission, treatment and drug side effects...

Slide Library

HIV - HCV Coinfection

This slide set covers the epidemiology, disease progression and management of HIV-HCV coinfection in the era of directly acting antivirals available...

 
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HIV - Pre-exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP): Guidance on PrEP Use

PrEP is the use of an antiretroviral medication by HIV-negative individuals to prevent them from acquiring HIV. These slides give an overview on the...

 
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HIV- Post-exposure Prophylaxis (PEP)

Post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) is the method of preventing exposures of HIV to blood and body fluids and it is considered to be the most important...

 
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Isoniazid Preventive Therapy in HIV Infection

HIV is the strongest risk factor for developing tuberculosis (TB) disease in those with latent or new Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection....

 
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