Gilead AIDS pill effective in study with weekends off
In a new study, patients who took a 3-in-1 combination AIDS pill 5 days a week fared just as well as those who took the drug every day. The results could have important implications for both the cost of AIDS care and the ability of patients to comply with treatment regimens (Lauerman J. Bloomberg News. November 11, 2008).
The Harvard Medical School study--presented Tuesday, November 11, in Glasgow, Scotland, at the International Congress on Drug Therapy in HIV Infection--involved 60 patients for...
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