What is the primary prophylaxis against histoplasmosis in patients with HIV infection?

Updated: Mar 09, 2021
  • Author: Justin R Hofmann, MD; Chief Editor: John Bartlett, MD  more...
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Patients with a CD4 count of less than 150 cells/μL at high risk for exposure or who live in a hyperendemic area should receive itraconazole 200 mg PO daily (BI recommendation). [2]


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