Can HIV medications treat Chronic Fatigue Syndrome?

A study published in the Public Library of Science (PLoS) in 2010 concluded that four anti-HIV drugs also inhibit XMRV replication.[33] The drugs were two retroviral integrase inhibitors; raltegravir (Merck & Co., brand name Isentress), L-000870812 (Merck & Co.), and two nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors; tenofovir disoproxil fumarate (Gilead Sciences, brand name Viread), and zidovudine (GlaxoSmithKline, azidothymidine (AZT)). Synergistic effects were reported when the drugs were used in combination.

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