dideoxyinosine


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  • noun

Synonyms for dideoxyinosine

an antiviral drug used to combat HIV infection

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Patients who show signs of resistance to zidovudine can switch to another antiviral drug such as dideoxyinosine, he adds.
A genetically engineered compound called soluble CD4 slowed the progression of AIDS (137: 101), while the drug dideoxyinosine sparked concerns about serious side effects (137: 315).
The two most recent tests of the experimental AIDS drug dideoxyinosine (DDI) have provided a more revealing peek at a potentially powerful weapon against AIDS.
In some patients, the experimental AIDS drug dideoxyinosine (DDI) appears to increase the risk of death from pancreatitis, an inflammation of the pancreas.
A federal official outlined a proposal to give AIDS patients better access to experimental drugs (136: 6), and the Food and Drug Administration allowed broader use of the drug dideoxyinosine (136: 231) after successful early trials (136: 69).