Neuropsychiatric Effects of HIV Antiviral Medications

  title={Neuropsychiatric Effects of HIV Antiviral Medications},
  author={G. Treisman and Olivia Soudry},
  journal={Drug Safety},
  • G. Treisman, Olivia Soudry
  • Published 2016
  • Medicine
  • Drug Safety
  • The development of antiretroviral therapy (ART) has dramatically increased the lifespan of HIV patients but treatment is complicated by numerous adverse effects and toxicities. ART complications include neuropsychiatric, metabolic, gastrointestinal, cardiac, and numerous other toxicities, and clinicians often have to choose one toxicity over another to offer the best medication regimen for a patient. Some antiviral drugs cause significant neuropsychiatric complications, including depression… CONTINUE READING
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