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Antiretroviral Therapy


Antiretroviral therapy is the use of a medication or combination of medications (highly active antiretroviral therapy, or HAART) to slow the rate at which HIV makes copies of itself (replicates) in the body.

ByHealthwise Staff
Primary Medical ReviewerE. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine
Specialist Medical ReviewerPeter Shalit, MD, PhD - Internal Medicine
Last RevisedApril 8, 2010

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