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A healthcare provider may prescribe abacavir in combination with other medications to treat HIV and AIDS. It comes in the form of a tablet or an oral solution, and is generally taken once or twice a day. Your dosage will depend on several factors, such as your age, weight, and other medications you may be taking. Possible side effects include fatigue, headaches, and nausea.
What Is Abacavir?Abacavir sulfate (Ziagen®) is a prescription medication that is used as a treatment for HIV and AIDS. It is only approved for use in combination with other HIV medications.
Are There Side Effects?
- Fatigue and a general ill feeling (malaise)
- Sleep disorders.