HIV drugs, Abacavir and Didanosine increase the risk of heart attack
A study to assess the adverse effects of anti-retroviral drugs
shows that two widely-used HIV drugs are associated with
an increased risk of heart attack/the formation of blood clots in
the heart. With the use of Didanosine, the risk of developing a
heart attack increases by 49%, with Abacavir; th...
Aurobindo Gets USFDA Approval for Didanosine Chewable Tablets
Aurobindo Pharma Ltd today said it has received tentative approval by USFDA for its anti-HIV drug, Didanosine
chewable tablets of 100mg, 150mg and 200mg strengths. //
This is the first generic version approval for Didanosine
chewable in the world given by USFDA, Aurobindo Pharma informed the ...
HIV Drugs Linked to Increased Risk of Heart Attack
... FDA reviewing safety profile of abacavir, didanosine
WEDNESDAY, April 2 (HealthDay News) --...side reverse transcriptase inhibitors abacavir and didanosine
were associated with an increased rate of heart at...g physicians and regulatory agencies globally."
is manufactured by Bristol-Myers Squibb.
Toxic effects common with AIDS treatments
...high creatine phosphokinase concentrations with stavudine, thrombocytopaenia with saquinavir, mood disorders with lamivudine and hyperlactataemia with didanosine
and stavudine. However, the reported effects of a particular drug are associated with levels of its actual use, and this is likely to be reflected in ...