Stavudine

What is Stavudine?

Stavudine (2′,3′-didehydro-2′,3′-dideoxythymidine, d4T, brand name Zerit) is an antiretroviral medication used to prevent and treat HIV/AIDS. It is of the nucleoside analog reverse-transcriptase inhibitor (NRTI) class.

It is on the World Health Organization's List of Essential Medicines, the most important medication needed in a basic health system.

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My wife , age 36 is a HIV positive patient . She is currently taking Duovir - N ( Lamivudine, Zidovudine and Nevirapine ) . Please...

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Drug resistance test must.3rd line available XXXXXXX

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Hi...48 hours back, i visited a massage parlour where i kissed the massuesse. It wasnt a very deep kiss but there were exchange of saliva. I have...

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If suspecting she was positive, than take PEP otherwise no need to worry...

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Hi...48 hours back, i visited a massage parlour where i kissed the massuesse. It wasnt a very deep kiss but there were exchange of saliva. I have...

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Hello Doctor , My wife , age 36 is a HIV positive patient . She is currently taking Duovir - N ( Lamivudine , Zidovudine and Nevirapine ) . Please...

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