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Brand Name: Isentress Other Name(s): RAL, raltegravir potassium Drug Class: Integrase Inhibitors
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What Is Raltegravir? Who Should Take It? What About Drug Resistance? How Is Raltegravir Taken? What Are the Side Effects? How Does It React With Other Drugs? The Bottom Line
What Is Raltegravir?
Brand name: Isentress
Generic name: raltegravir, or RAL
Class: Integrase inhibitor (integrase strand transfer inhibitor, or INSTI)
Manufacturer: Merck and Co., www.isentress.com, (800) 622-4477
Standard Dose: One 400 mg film...