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what is HAART?
Feb 26, 2002

hello my name is tj and id like to know what HAART is. could you explain to me what it is and what it does in lamens terms. thanks

Response from Dr. Young

HAART stands for Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy. It really refers to potent, 3- or 4-drug therapies for HIV. HAART can be comprised of different drugs or classes of drugs-- triple nucleosides; combinations of two nucleosides with a non-nucleoside or with one or two protease inhibitors.



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