The availability of generic atazanavir will bring more treatment options for PLHIV in Indonesia. Considering that atazanavir has lower pill counts and more favourable effects on lipid levels than existing protease inhibitors used in-country, its availability is beneficial.
Edo Agustian, National Coordinator, Indonesia Drug User Network
This [expansion of the BMS atazanavir licence] is great news for Malaysia as it provides a very interesting option for affordable second-line treatment.
Edward Low, Director of the Positive Malaysian Treatment Access & Advocacy Group (MTAAG+)
We are grateful for MPP efforts to ensure the availability and quality of guaranteed HIV treatment for Ukrainian patients and we hope to further expand access to innovative medicines for the treatment of HIV infections, viral hepatitis C and tuberculosis.