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Dolutegravir monotherapy and body weight gain in antiretroviral naïve patients.

Rizzardo S, Lanzafame M, Lattuada E, Luise D, Vincenzi M, Tacconelli E, Vento S.

The start of antiretroviral therapy (ART) in naïve patients is often associated with an increase in body weight. In the first years of ART, weight gain was often seen as a ‘return to health’ condition; however, in recent years, the steady increase in BMI of HIV-infected patients on ART has been associated with overweight and obesity and with cardiovascular and metabolic disorders...

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