Stavudine is an antiviral medication that prevents human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) cells from multiplying in your body. Stavudine is used to treat HIV, which causes the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). Stavudine is not a cure for HIV or AIDS. Stavudine may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Zerit drug belongs to a class of drugs known as Human Immunodeficiency Virus Nucleoside Analog Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitor. Its generic name is Stavudine. The Zerit medicine is used with other HIV medications to help in controlling the HIV infection. The medicine may also be used for other conditions that may be subscribed by your doctor.