Active Ingredient(s):Stavudine, d4T FDA Approved: * June 24, 1994 Pharm Company: *BRISTOL MYERS SQUIBB Category:HIV / AIDS
Stavudine (d4T), sold under the brand name Zerit among others, is an antiretroviral medication used to prevent and treat HIV/AIDS. It is generally recommended for use with other antiretrovirals. It may be used for prevention after a needlestick injury or other potential exposure. However, it is not a first-line treatment. It is given by mouth.
Common side effects include headache, diarrhea, vomiting...
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