Published in AIDS Weekly, June 8th, 1998
"Pentoxifylline," related Brian Berman, M.D., Ph.D., University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, "is a safe and effective treatment of pruritus in HIV infected patients."
PPE, also described as severe itchy and pimple-like, is a common skin disease associated with HIV infection that appears on the lower extremities, according to the study.
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