Adverse drug reactions to antiretroviral therapy (ARVs): incidence, type and risk factors in Nigeria

@inproceedings{Eluwa2012AdverseDR,
  title={Adverse drug reactions to antiretroviral therapy (ARVs): incidence, type and risk factors in Nigeria},
  author={George IE Eluwa and Titilope Badru and Kesiena J Akpoigbe},
  booktitle={BMC clinical pharmacology},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND Data on adverse drug reactions (ADRs) related to antiretroviral (ARV) use in public health practice are few indicating the need for ART safety surveillance in clinical care. OBJECTIVES To evaluate the incidence, type and risk factors associated with adverse drug reactions (ADRs) among patients on antiretroviral drugs (ARV). METHODS Patients initiated on ARVs between May 2006 and May 2009 were evaluated in a retrospective cohort analysis in three health facilities in Nigeria… CONTINUE READING
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