new drugs soon or promising in research lately?
Sep 30, 2003
Just had to ask, any new drugs promising in research to hit approval?
Lost and Bewildered in Arizona
Response from Dr. Young
This has been a tremendous year for HIV drug discovery-- with the likelihood of 4 new drugs-- enfuvirtide (T-20, Fuzeon), atazanavir (Reyataz) and emtricitabine (FTC, Emtriva) already here, and fosamprenavir (908) likely to come soon.
All are very encouraging products with distinct advantages and characteristics. A full discourse on the new drugs in beyond the scope of this answer, but there is a lot of info on these at TheBody (check out recent conference coverage). BY
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