MTW NHS Trust West Kent CCG

Drug Status Key

  • Preferred
  • Second Line
  • Third Line
  • Specialist Initiation
  • Hospital Only
  • Not Approved for Formulary

HIV infection

Specialist advice should be sought.

A full range of antiretrovirals are available. For dosage information, refer to the BNF and SPC.

Guidelines and other useful information

 British HIV Association (BHIVA) 2016 interim update: Guidelines for the treatment of HIV-1 positive adults with antiretroviral therapy

 Food considerations for antiretrovirals (interactions and precautions)

 Antiretrovirals and renal impairment

 HIV Drug Interaction Checker

 Management of HIV in pregnancy and postpartum 2018

 BHIVA/BASHH guidelines on the use of HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) 2018

 British Association for Sexual Health and HIV: UK National Guideline for the use of HIV Post-Exposure Prophylaxis following Sexual Exposure (PEPSE) 2015

 EAGA guidance on occupational HIV post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) 2015

 MTW Management & Prevention Of Sharps & Splash Injuries, Jan 2018

 MTW Sharps Splash Action Plan ED OH, Jan 2018 

 MTW Immediate Management Post Exposure To BBV, Jan 2018

 MTW Policy And Procedure For Post Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP) Following Occupational And Sexual Exposure (PEPSE) To HIV, Feb 2018

 MTW Post Occupational Exposure To HIV Information Sheet, Feb 2018