News and Features
“Drugs That Fight HIV-1” Brochure Recently Updated
The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) recently updated the “Drugs That Fight HIV-1” brochure, which features images of FDA-approved antiretroviral medications, grouped by drug class and identified by both generic and brand names. The brochure is available in both English and Spanish. It can be a helpful tool for health care professionals to use when discussing HIV treatment with patients.
The brochure can be found in the HIV/AIDS Images section of Health Topics on our website. Contact our health information specialists by phone (1-800-448-0440) or e-mail (ContactUs@aidsinfo.nih.gov) to order a hard copy of the English or Spanish brochure.
For more information on FDA-approved and investigational HIV/AIDS-related medications, please visit our Drug Database.
Updated Fact Sheets Available From CDC
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently updated the following three fact sheets:
- HIV and Viral Hepatitis
This fact sheet describes the impact of viral hepatitis on people with HIV and provides information on viral hepatitis transmission, prevention, and treatment.
- HIV Among Youth
This fact sheet provides information and statistics on HIV and AIDS diagnoses among youth in the United States. HIV prevention challenges specific to youth are also discussed.
- HIV/AIDS Among American Indians and Alaska Natives
This fact sheet provides information and statistics on HIV and AIDS diagnoses among American Indians and Alaska Natives (AI/AN). The fact sheet also describes challenges that increase the risk of HIV infection in AI/AN communities.