|Title:||Treatment of the CNS effects of HIV|
|Abstract:||Methods and compositions for treating the central nervous system (CNS) effects of HIV, particularly AIDS related dementia.|
|Inventor(s):||Chaturvedi; Pravin Ramsewak (Quincy, MA)|
|Assignee:||Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Cambridge, MA)|
1. A method for treating the CNS effects of HIV comprising the step of administering to a patient a pharmaceutical composition comprising a compound of Formula I: ##STR5## in an amount
effective to inhibit HIV in the CNS.
2. The method according to claim 1, wherein the composition further comprises AZT, 3TC or both.