When is raltegravir indicated in the treatment of pediatric HIV infection?

Updated: Mar 05, 2020
  • Author: Delia M Rivera, MD; Chief Editor: Russell W Steele, MD  more...
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An oral suspension formulation and chewable tablet of the integrase strand transfer inhibitor raltegravir are also available for pediatric patients aged 4 weeks and older who weigh at least 3 kg and less than 20 kg. [46, 47, 48] It may be take with or without food. This agent is used in combination with other HIV-1 antiretroviral agents.


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