July 29, 2017

Winning The HIV War: New Monthly Injections With Better Outcome To Replace Daily Pills

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LONG-ACTING ANTIRETROVIRAL INJECTION SAFE AND AS EFFECTIVE AS DAILY ORAL MEDICATION FOR HIV
First published 29.07.17; Edited and republished 00.00.00.

An injectable antiretroviral therapy (ART) consisting of two drugs (cabotegravir and rilpivirine) administered every four or eight weeks may be as effective as a daily oral dose of the drugs in maintaining viral suppression in patients with HIV, according to a new phase 2 trial published in The Lancet.