lamivudine

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Synonyms for lamivudine

a nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor that is very effective in combination with zidovudine in treating AIDS and HIV

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Table 25: HBeAg Seroconversion at Week 52 Among Adult Patients Receiving Epivir-HBV 100mg Once Daily or Placebo 53
GBI Research in its present report "Generics in the Antivirals Market to 2018 - Launch of Generic Combivir and Patent Expiry of Sustiva, Kaletra and Epivir-HBV will Drive Volume Growth" describes generic market in antiviral therapeutics.
com/research/bwh9cx/generics_in_the_an) has announced the addition of the "Generics in the Antivirals Market to 2018 - Launch of Generic Combivir and Patent Expiry of Sustiva, Kaletra and Epivir-HBV will Drive Volume Growth" report to their offering.
Due to similarities between emtricitabine and lamivudine, Truvada should not be coadministered with other drugs containing lamivudine, including Combivir (zidovudine/lamivudine) Epivir or Epivir-HBV (lamivudine), Epzicom (abacavir sulfate/lamivudine), or Trizivir (abacavir sulfate/lamivudine/zidovudine).
Thus Hepsera and Baraclude are more likely to be placed on higher or specialty tiers and are likely to have higher copayments than Epivir-HBV.
Due to similarities between Emtriva and lamivudine, Atripla should not be coadministered with drugs containing lamivudine, including Combivir (lamivudine/zidovudine), Epivir or Epivir-HBV (lamivudine), Epzicom (abacavir sulfate/lamivudine) or Trizivir (abacavir sulfate/lamivudine/zidovudine).
EPIVIR-HBV is approved in the US for the treatment of chronic hepatitis B associated with viral replication and active liver inflammation in adults and children ages 2-17 years.