Tenders are invited for call for quotations for the supply of zidovudine
1,2) Various risk factors for HIV-related anaemia have been identified, including clinical AIDS, CD4+cell count <200cells/mm3, high plasma viral load, female sex, African American ethnicity, and Zidovudine
Pharmaceutical company Mylan (NasdaqGS:MYL) reported on Monday the market availability of its Lamivudine and Zidovudine
Tablets USP, 150 mg/300 mg for the treatment of HIV-1 infection in combination with other antiretroviral (ARV) agents.
drug is known as the first anti-HIV drug in the world.
They had been on zidovudine
and lamivudine (brand names Retrovir and Epivir) for a median of roughly 5.
When HIV is not diagnosed until women go into labor, their infants are usually treated soon after birth with the anti HIV drug zidovudine
(ZDV), to prevent the infants from becoming infected with the virus.
All mothers and infants received perinatal prophylaxis with single-dose nevirapine and one week of zidovudine
In resource-limited settings, combination chemotherapy consisting of 2 nucleoside analogues (reverse transcriptase inhibitors) [either zidovudine
(AZT) or stavudine (d4T) along with lamivudine (3TC)] and 1 non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NNRTI) [either nevirapine (NVP) or efavirenz (EFV)] are frequently used.
and lamivudine are sold as Combivir by a subsidiary of the U.
0% for those who had received zidovudine
monotherapy and had a planned cesarean delivery.
At birth, the infants were randomly assigned to one of three regimens: single-dose nevirapine plus 1 week of zidovudine
(control regimen) or the control regimen plus daily extended prophylaxis either with nevirapine (extended nevirapine) or with nevirapine plus zidovudine
(extended dual prophylaxis) until the age of 14 weeks.
In January 1999, the sub-district of Khayelitsha was selected as a pilot site to initiate a PMTCT programme in the province, offering HIV counselling and testing, zidovudine
at 34 weeks' gestation and during labour, formula-feeding and infant HIV testing.