Concurrent use of comedications reduces adherence to antiretroviral therapy among HIV-infected patients.

@article{CantudoCuenca2014ConcurrentUO,
  title={Concurrent use of comedications reduces adherence to antiretroviral therapy among HIV-infected patients.},
  author={Mar{\'i}a Rosa Cantudo-Cuenca and Rocio Jim{\'e}nez-Gal{\'a}n and Carmen Victoria Almeida-Gonz{\'a}lez and Ram{\'o}n Morillo-Verdugo},
  journal={Journal of managed care & specialty pharmacy},
  year={2014},
  volume={20 8},
  pages={844-50}
}
BACKGROUND The use of highly active antiretroviral therapy has significantly reduced morbidity and mortality, thus increasing life expectancy of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected individuals, transforming HIV into a chronic disease. Accordingly, there has been an increase in the number of comorbidities concomitantly present in these individuals and also an increased use of comedications, which may negatively impact antiretroviral therapy adherence. These factors can affect adherence… CONTINUE READING

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