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HIV Meds Updates
Comparison of 2 Tenofovir Prodrugs: TAF (GS 7340) and TDF
Dolutegravir More Effective Than Raltegravir in Treatment-Experienced Patients
- Darunavir once-daily dosing for children
The FDA recently approved revisions to the pediatric dosing recommendations for darunavir tablets and oral suspension. Once-daily dosing of darunavir + ritonavir is recommended for children 3 years of age and older, and >10 kg in weight, who are treatment naive or whose HIV virus does not have darunavir-associated resistance mutations. Dosage is weight based; specific recommendations are included in the package label, available at the Drugs@FDA portal.