reverse transcriptase inhibitor

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an antiviral drug that inhibits the action of reverse transcriptase in retroviruses such as HIV

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Efavirenz is the non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor of choice with rifampicin.
They recorded the incidence of myocardial infarction during the follow-up period and looked at the associations between myocardial infarction and exposure to protease inhibitors or non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors.
Non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (non-nukes): These medications also block the viral reverse transcriptase but do so by directly binding to that enzyme (see #2 in diagram).
These are called reverse transcriptase inhibitors, and there are two subclasses within this group--nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NRTI) and non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NNRTI).
HIV non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors like delaviridine (Rescriptor) and nevirapine (Viramune).
The Food and Drug Administration has issued an advisory against taking the supplement with protease inhibitors or non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors.
Now there are two new classes of antiretroviral agents available to treat HIV infections: non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (see Table 2) and the protease inhibitors (see Table 3).
Human Immunodeficiency Virus HIV Protease Inhibitors HIV Non-nucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors HIV Nucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors HIV Entry Inhibitors HIV Integrase Inhibitors Hepatitis C Virus Protease Inhibitors HCV Polymerase Nucleoside Inhibitors Other HCV Inhibitors Respiratory Syncytial Virus Inhibitors Influenza, Hepatitis B, and Cytomegalovirus Inhibitors
This was primarily accounted for by mutations conferring resistance to the non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (J.
Intrapartum and neonatal single-dose nevirapine are commonly used and essential in the prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV in resource-poor settings, but may induce resistance to other non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors.
I believe in making it a friend, for example trying to induce hypersensitivity to non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NNRTIs) by capitalizing on the maintenance of resistance to nucleoside agents.
Nevirapine (Viramune) is a member of a family of anti-HIV drugs known as non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NNRTIs).
Current antiviral drug classes and targets: interferons (IFNs), pegylated IFNs, nucleoside analogues, nucleoside/nucleotide reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NRTIs), nucleoside polymerase inhibitors, non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NNRTIs), protease inhibitors, CCR5 inhibitors, fusion inhibitors, integrase inhibitors, neuraminidase inhibitors, monoclonal antibodies (MAbs).
However, these 25 patients, all of whom were naive to non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NNRTIs), were given efavirenz (Sustiva), a potent NNRTI, in addition to Kaletra and nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NRTIs).
In the United States, Truvada is indicated in combination with other antiretroviral agents (such as non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors or protease inhibitors) for the treatment of HIV-1 infection in adults.
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