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Synonyms for ritonavir

a protease inhibitor (trade name Norvir) used in treating HIV

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Results: Although the AUCs of tacrolimus in group 2 (533.5[+ or -]139.85 ng.h/mL) and group 3 (3428[+ or -]683 ng.h/mL) were higher than the control group (394[+ or -]127 ng.h/mL), the only significant difference was found in ritonavir pretreated group (group 3).
"Lopinavir and ritonavir oral solution, indicated for HIV-1 infections, represents the 12th product approval we received in calendar 2016 and extends our line of oral generic drugs," stated Lannett chief executive officer Arthur Bedrosian.
Van Lunzen et al., "Once-daily dolutegravir versus darunavir plus ritonavir in antiretroviral-naive adults with HIV-1 infection (FLAMINGO): 48 week results from the randomised open-label phase 3b study," The Lancet, vol.
Those on ritonavir-boosted antiretroviral therapy discontinued the ritonavir and received it instead via their 3D or 2D hepatitis C therapy.
According to the company, VIEKIRA XR is a once-daily, extended-release co-formulation of the active ingredients in VIEKIRA PAK (ombitasvir, paritaprevir and ritonavir tablets; dasabuvir tablets) and is for the treatment of patients with chronic genotype 1 (GT1) hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection, including those with compensated cirrhosis (Child-Pugh A).
These effects may be explained by the reduced booster dose of ritonavir (200 mg to 100 mg), and by a smaller impact of DRV on lipid parameters as compared to other PIs containing regimens, as previously showed.
A commonly prescribed antiretroviral drug for treating and preventing HIV infection, Ritonavir, has undesirable side effects and oral-delivery issues.
Reference standards of atazanavir (99.6%), darunavir (99.2%), and ritonavir (99.3%) and their deuterated internal standards (ISs) atazanavir-d6 (99.1%), darunavir-d9 (99.5%) and ritonavir-d6 (99.0%) were procured from Clearsynth Labs Pvt.
This study demonstrated that a large proportion of the original cohort of children and adolescents commenced on ART including lopinavir/ ritonavir in 2001 remained on such therapy with their underlying HIV disease well controlled through the end of 2010.
For 45 mother/infant pairs, the mothers' antiretroviral regimens included a protease inhibitor, lopinavir, boosted by ritonavir, another antiretroviral medication.
In order to overcome the effect of rifampicin on boosted lopinavir or saquinavir, the dose of ritonavir can be increased (400 mg of ritonavir 12-hourly in combination with 400 mg of lopinavir or saquinavir 12-hourly in adults).
The highest numbers of incorrect PDDs with DDIs were identified in ARV combinations of lopinavir/ritonavir 1 066.4 mg/264 mg with efavirenz 600 mg, and lopinavir/ritonavir 1 066.4 mg/264 mg with nevirapine 400 mg, followed by indinavir 1 600 mg with ritonavir 800 mg, ritonavir 600 mg with efavirenz 600 mg, and saquinavir 800 mg with efavirenz 800 mg, for both GPs and SPs.
The results confirmed that when compared to un-boosted danoprevir, ritonavir boosting safely provides potent antiviral effects and offers attractive dosing convenience advantages and increased safety margin.
People who had tried earlier antiretroviral combinations controlled HIV better with Prezista/Norvir (darunavir/ritonavir) than with Kaletra (lopinavir/ ritonavir) in a large trial comparing these two protease inhibitors.