Key Principles and Recommended Regimens for First-line Antiretroviral Therapy

  • Author: Paul E. Sax, MD (More Info)
  • Editors in Chief: Daniel R. Kuritzkes, MD; Joseph J. Eron, Jr., MD
  • Last Reviewed: 5/20/20 (What's New)


  • Recent investigations have studied newer agents as part of NRTI-sparing regimens in treatment-naive patients
  • The IAS-USA guidelines mention 2 options, pending further data on other strategies, for the rare situation in which a patient cannot receive abacavir, tenofovir AF, or tenofovir DF[IASUSA ART]:

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