Adequate quality of HIV drugs must be ensuredBMJ 2002; 324 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.324.7331.235b (Published 26 January 2002) Cite this as: BMJ 2002;324:235
- Subhash C Arya, research physician (email@example.com)
- Centre for Logistical Research and Innovation, New Delhi 110048, India
EDITOR—A large global health and AIDS fund would have a lasting impact on morbidity and mortality only if the potency of antiretroviral drugs and the quality of diagnostic tools were adequately monitored in the field.
With the exception of ritonavir, antiretroviral drugs require constant storage in a controlled temperature not exceeding 25-30°C.1 Inadvertent exposures to …