Table 2: Representative daily costs of selected antiretrovirals in West Africa in 2010 [74]. All values represent amounts paid since 01/01/2010 in West Africa except where otherwise noted, in which case the nearest equivalent in terms of year of purchase and income was used.

DrugCost per daya

AZT/3TC$0.28–$0.36
d4T/3TC$0.12
ABC/3TC$1.38b
ddI (400 mg buffered)$0.79
3TC$0.08–$0.10
TDF$0.72c
TDF/FTC$0.87–$0.88c
LPV/r$1.24–$1.56d
IDV$0.96d
SQV$7.20e
DRV$22.12–$28.40f
Ritonavir (100 mg bd)$0.22–$0.96d

aCosts are given in US dollars for standard doses given twice daily or daily in the case of TDF, ddI, ABC/3TC, and TDF/FTC
bDominican Republic; 2008
cRepublic of South Africa, Somalia
d2009
eEgypt
fBulgaria, Jamaica; 2009.