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ART and Neuropathy
Sep 25, 2009

My patient on Lamivudine + Stavudine + Efavirenz has developed painful polyneuropathy. What is the recommended swich over ART regimen?

Response from Dr. Henry

If available would switch the stavudine to tenofovir (abacavir or AZT are alternatives). KH

just started and covered in pin point rash
pain so bad i can't walk that well anymore

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