Zidovudine: The First AIDS Medicine
HEALTH: There is medicine to treat AIDS-not perfect, not a cure; but a medicine that can extend life and make it a little more comfortable for those stricken with the disease. For many AIDS patients, the medicine Zidovudine is a godsend. Zidovudine was first described in 1964.It was approved in the United States in 1987 […]
More Than 25.6 Million People Globally Were Accessing Antiretroviral Therapy (ARV).
HEALTH: Zidovudine was first described in 1964.It was approved in the United States in 1987 and was the first treatment for HIV. It is on the World Health Organization’s (WHO) list of Essential Medicines, the safest and most effective medicines needed in a health system. It is available as a generic medication. Zidovudine: It is […]