Last update Dec. 1, 2004
Anti-HIV drug with frequent and severe side effects. No experience on children younger than 6 mo is available.
Mothers must be adviced that transmission of HIV infection through breastfeeding has been documented.
We do not have alternatives for Zalcitabine.
Suggestions made at e-lactancia are done by APILAM team, and are based on updated scientific publications. It is not intended to replace the relationship you have with your doctor but to compound it.
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