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November 19, 2009

Pregnancy, not nevirapine cause of liver toxicities in HIV-positive women

"Results of US research 'challenge the notion that nevirapine is uniquely associated with hepatotoxicity during pregnancy.' The study did however show that pregnancy itself increased the risk of liver toxicities in women with HIV. The research is published in the November 27th edition of AIDS."

Read more in Aidsmap, November 18, 2009.