FDA panel unanimously recommends approval for Reyataz
BY Advocate.com Editors
May 15 2003 12:00 AM ET
The Antiviral Drug Advisory Committee of the Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday unanimously recommended regulatory approval of the second-generation protease inhibitor Reyataz (atazanavir), developed by Bristol-Myers Squibb. Reyataz is recommended for approval for the treatment of HIV infection when taken as part of multidrug therapy. The protease inhibitor, the first that can be taken just once per day, has been shown in clinical trials to not raise blood lipid levels, a common side effect of currently available protease medications. A decision by the full FDA is expected early this summer.
- WATCH: Straight Vlogger Slams Same-Sex Marriage Opponents
- Christian Woman Records Herself Losing It Over Marriage Equality, Gets Remixed
- Lesbian-Led U.S Women Are One Win Away From The World Cup!
- The Top 175 Essential Films of All Time for LGBT Viewers
- Mike Huckabee: Selfish 'Redefinition of Love' Is Destroying Marriage
- Gay Wedding Advice for Gays and Straights