HIV medicines and seniors - HIV medicines, part 8

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Abstract:

This one-page handout with accompanying video and audio recording educates people about age-related issues that can affect HIV treatment in older adults taking antiretroviral therapy (ART), a combination of HIV medicines used to treat HIV infection. It discusses changes in liver and kidney functions as people get older, increased risks for other age-related condition, risk of drug-drug interactions and side effects, and changes to how well or how quickly the immune system recovers.

Author(s):
Healthy Roads Media
Medical Review:
Yes
The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
Development Method:
N/A
Translation Review:
N/A
Country:
N/A
Population:
N/A
Keywords:
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome, Anti-HIV agents, Antiretroviral therapy, highly active, Drug interactions, HIV infections, Immune system, Medication adherence
Copyright:
In the Public Domain
Date Last Reviewed:
5/23/2017
Reviewed By:
HealthReach staff and Author/Agency

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Document: Open (PDF, 100 KB)
Video: View (MP4, 7.92 MB)
Audio: Listen (MP3, 1.97 MB)