TB prevention with Izonaizid

Izoniazid prevention booklet layout

A person living with HIV, is exposed to various infections. However, the most threatening is tuberculosis, which causes more than 60% of deaths among people living with HIV in Ukraine.

There are two effective measures to enable people living with HIV to avoid TB: timely and correct start receiving ARV therapy, and preventive treatment with isoniazid. Who should go isoniazid chemoprophylaxis, what should be considered when making the decision to start taking the drug, and who can appoint isoniazid - answers to all these questions you can find in a booklet prepared by the USAID STbCU project: