Government to roll out new AVR drug from April

The Zimbabwean Government is planning to start distributing a new Anti Retro Viral drug called Tenofovir in April, following complaints by recipients of Stavudine of side effects that have in some cases led to death.The Ministry of Health head of TB unit, Dr Charles Sandy revealed to journalists during a media briefing hosted by Safaids in Harare that the combination of Tenofovir, Laminuvine and Nevorapine is less toxic and causes minimum side effects. [...]