What are the enfuvirtide (Fuzeon) dosing guidelines for antiretroviral therapy of HIV infection?

Updated: Apr 18, 2019
  • Author: R Chris Rathbun, PharmD, BCPS (AQ-ID), AAHIVP; Chief Editor: John Bartlett, MD  more...
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Enfuvirtide (Fuzeon) (approved only for antiretroviral treatment–experienced patients with drug resistance):

  • Dosage forms: 90-mg/mL powder for injection
  • Adult dose: 90 mg SC bid
  • Adverse events: Injection-site reactions (e.g., pain, erythema, induration, nodules)

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