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New HIV Treatment for People with Few Options
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new drug to treat HIV.
A Triple Threat for HIV
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new medication to treat HIV.
HIV and the Hepatitis B Vaccine
Many people who have HIV may not receive the hepatitis B vaccine, according to a new study.
HIV Risk: Don't Guess, Get a Test
A new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) highlighted a seven-month improvement in the time between HIV infection and diagnosis.
First Two-Drug HIV Combo Approved
Juluca, the first complete two-drug combination treatment for adults with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), has been approved.
HIV Combo Rx Found Safe for Teens
An HIV combination medication that has already been approved to reduce HIV risk in adults can safely be given to youth, according to a new study.
HIV Rx Goes Generic
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the first generic version of Truvada.
A Change in REMS Requirements
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has lifted the Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy (REMS) requirements for certain medications used to treat anemia.
First and Only Dronabinol Solution Approved
The US Food and Drug Administration has approved the first and only dronabinol solution for oral use.
HIV Has a New Treatment
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Descovy (emtricitabine, tenofovir alafenamide) to treat human immunodeficiency virus (HIV).