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Synonyms for Crixivan

a protease inhibitor (trade name Crixivan) used for treating HIV


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A bottle of pills of the AIDS drug Crixivan came inside a sealed aluminum can that was itself enclosed in a box labeled "Gold Dye and Stain Remover Wax.
Los ojos de la gente atormentada se cruzan imperceptiblemente --entra a la sala una muchacha guapa con un pantalon rosa adorablemente relleno, pero la sola idea de que este pudriendose por dentro, me hace verla con panico, como si observarla fuera una forma de contagiarme de su muerte--, y todos, tarde o temprano, terminamos leyendo los letreros en un boletin de corcho: "Vendo un frasco de Invirase por 2 mil, Crixivan, Retrovir y HIVID por 4 mil, AZT 100 mg, Pentamidina, Videz, Fluconazol, Diadonosina, me urge".
Pls--Agenerase, Crixivan, Kaletra, Viracept, Norvir, Fortovase, Invirase
This ad, one of a series for the AIDS drug Crixivan, advises: "Remember to ask your doctor about Crixivan.
While on Crixivan, I ended up in the hospital with kidney stones.
Two anti-HIV medications -- Crixivan and Stocrin -- are being provided for a discount of 85% to patients in Haiti, Trinidad & Tobago, the Dominican Republic, Guyana and Suriname, said Merck & Co.
Medical experts in Romania fear supplies of AIDS medicine Crixivan will run out in two weeks.
The drug company Merck recently came forward to make its drug, Crixivan available at $600 per patient per year (U.
When South African President Thabo Mbeki considered enacting "compulsory licensing" for AIDS drugs--allowing the South African government to sell its citizens cheap, generic versions of high-priced, patented medications--Downey lobbied the Clinton administration on behalf of Merck & Company (which manufactures CRIXIVAN, a popular AIDS medication) to pressure Mbeki to back down.
There is a policy at Parchman, clearly stated within the medical records, that patients cannot receive [the protease inhibitor] Crixivan until they have received two medications alone for six months," he wrote.
Data presented recently show that anti-HIV therapy including DuPont Pharmaceuticals' once-daily Sustiva (efavirenz) instead of the protease inhibitor, Crixivan (indinavir), achieves viral suppression in a greater percentage of patients than combinations including a protease inhibitor, and maintains suppression as well as combinations including the protease inhibitor.
Twenty-two percent were currently taking Nelfinavir and 11 percent had taken the protease inhibitor in the past; 20 percent were currently taking Crixivan and 17 percent had taken it in the past; 12 percent had taken Norvir in the past and 9 percent were currently taking Norvir; and 9 percent reported that they had taken or were now taking Invirase.
72) Meanwhile, MRL's in-house research was successful in developing a novel antiretroviral therapy, Crixivan (indinavir).
They also have to be on an anti-viral regimen of combination AIDS drugs, including the potent new protease inhibitor Crixivan (indinivir).
5 (intermediate 0 (low penetration) penetration) Nucleoside or nucleotide reverse transcriptase inhibitors Retrovir (zidovudine) Emtriva Videx (didanosine) (emtricitabine) Ziagen (abacavir) Epivir (lamivudine) Viread (tenofovir) Zerit (stavudine) Nonnucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors Viramune (nevirapine) Sustiva (efavirenz) Intelence (etravirine) * Protease inhibitors Crixivan (indinavir) Reyataz (atazanavir) Aptivus (tipranavir) + (+ RTV) RTV Kaletra (lopinavir + Reyataz + RTV Invirase (saquinavir) RTV) + RTV Agenerase[dagger] Prezista (darunavir) + Norvir (ritonavir) (amprenavir) + RTV RTV Viracept (nelfinavir) Entry inhibitors Selzentry Fuzeon (enfuvirtide) (maraviroc) * Integrase inhibitors Isentress (raltegravir) * RTV = ritonavir (Norvir).