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Use of Antiretrovirals to Prevent Transmission of HIV through Breast Milk

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Summary

This Emerging Issues topic addresses recent research on maternal ART and extended infant ARVs during breast-feeding for infant prophylaxis. For more information on ARV toxicity in infants, breast health, and ARV concentrations and viral load suppression in breast milk, see the related resource article below.

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Publisher: UCSF Center for HIV Information
Language: English
Format: Web Page
Regions: Global, Sub-Saharan Africa
Audiences: Doctors/Physicians, Other Healthcare Workers, Physician's Assistants/Nurse Practitioners, Policymakers, Program Managers, Researchers
Literacy level: Medium
Topic Areas: Primary Prevention, Infant Feeding, Antiretroviral Treatment & Complications
Resource Type: Research Summaries and Reviews