Production of antiretroviral drugs in middle- and low-income countries.

  title={Production of antiretroviral drugs in middle- and low-income countries.},
  author={Eloan dos Santos Pinheiro and Karin Br{\"u}ning and Mafalda S. F. Macedo and Ant{\^o}nio Carlos Siani},
  journal={Antiviral therapy},
  volume={19 Suppl 3},
This review outlines the main issues concerning the production of antiretroviral (ARV) drugs in middle- and low-income countries and the relevant political, legal and technical requirements for supporting such production. The requirements for efficient local production, including the manufacture of generic and branded products and public demand, have been considered from economic, market and socio-political perspectives. A steady and consistent government policy is crucial to success… CONTINUE READING

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