TITLE

Nevirapine

PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Reactions Weekly;5/18/2013, Issue 1453, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a case study of five HIV-positive women who developed dermatologic toxicity while receiving antiretroviral therapy with neviraprine after cessation of breastfeeding.
ACCESSION #
87733678

 

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