How is weight loss prevented in patients with HIV infection?

Updated: Apr 09, 2019
  • Author: Fazia Mir, MD; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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Prevention of weight loss in HIV infected patients can be done in the following 2 ways, in addition to ART initiation:

  1. Dietary treatment coupled with exercise

  2. Use of pharmacological therapy


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