Antiretroviral Therapy

HIV Treatment

The treatment of HIV is called as ART or Anti Retroviral Therapy. This includes prescribing a combination of anti-retroviral drugs (ARVs) to a person with HIV. ART today is highly effective and has fewer side effects.

A few examples of preferred fixed dose combinations used as first line therapy for adults, that have maximum efficacy and minimal side effects are

  • Tenofovir, emtricitabine and raltegravir
  • Tenofovir, emtricitabine and dolutegravir
  • Abacavir, lamivudine and dolutegravir (after testing for HLA-B*5701)
  • Tenofovir, emtricitabine, elvitegravir and cobicistat
  • Tenofovir, emtricitabine, ritonavir, and darunavir
  • Tenofovir, lamivudine and efavirenz

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HIV is a long-term health condition that undermines the body's ability to fight off infections. Today, with the progress in medical science, Antiretroviral Therapy (ART) for HIV is available for HIV positive individuals. This HIV Treatment helps people manage the disease and maintain good health, similar to other chronic illnesses like high blood pressure or diabetes.

Although there is no cure for HIV, ART Therapy effectively manages the infection and greatly reduces the chance of transmitting the virus to others. Antiretroviral Therapy involves taking a combination of drugs, prescribed by your HIV Doctor, which is aimed at combating the virus in various ways. These HIV medicines prevent replication and spread of the virus, help in the recovery of the immune system, and lower the level of virus in the blood. This HIV Treatment slows the advancement of HIV and stops the onset of AIDS.
Standard treatment involves Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy (HAART) - A combination of HIV medicines that suppress replication of HIV. This mixture of different drugs is designed to enhance the effectiveness of the medication and significantly decrease the risk of the virus becoming resistant.

Advantages of HIV Antiretroviral Therapy:

1. Improved Health:

Antiretroviral therapy can significantly enhance the health of those with HIV by lowering the HIV viral load, allowing the immune system to recover and thereby slowing the advancement of the disease.

2. Decreased Risk Of Transmission:

ART Therapy lowers the amount of virus in the body, reducing the risk of transmitting HIV to others, and enabling HIV positive individuals to have safe and intimate relationships with their partners.

3. Longer Life Expectancy:

With the proper and consistent use of ART Therapy, people with HIV can expect to live long and healthy lives.

If you are HIV positive, you can consult with the well-qualified and experienced HIV Doctors at DrSafehands and start ART Therapy for HIV immediately. The HIV medicines available at DrSafeHands are of extremely high quality and available at cost-effective and affordable rates.

ART HIV Treatment aims at reaching the stage of viral suppression where the virus is undetectable in the bloodstream. It, thereafter, endeavours to maintain this level of undetectable viral load in HIV positive individuals.

With proper medical attention from a qualified HIV Doctor and consistent intake of HIV medicines, people with HIV can effectively manage the condition and enjoy high-quality lives while reducing the likelihood of transmitting the virus to others. If you have any queries or if you need any further information, please feel free to contact us.

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