Active Ingredient(s):Lamivudine, 3TC FDA Approved: * December 8, 1998 Pharm Company: *GLAXOSMITHKLINE Category:HIV / AIDS
Lamivudine, commonly called 3TC, is an antiretroviral medication used to prevent and treat HIV/AIDS. It is also used to treat chronic hepatitis B when other options are not possible. It is effective against both HIV-1 and HIV-2. It is typically used in combination with other antiretrovirals such as zidovudine and abacavir. Lamivudine may be included as part of post-exposure prevention in those who have been potentiall...
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