Brand Name: Selzentry Other Name(s): MVC Drug Class: Entry Inhibitor
This fact sheet covers the current status of investigations into the use of Selzentry as pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP).
Table of Contents
What Is Maraviroc? Who Should Take It? What About Drug Resistance? How Is Maraviroc Taken? What Are the Side Effects? How Does It React With Other Drugs? The Bottom Line
What Is Maraviroc?
Maraviroc (Selzentry in the ...
Brand name: Selzentry
Generic name: maraviroc, T-20, or MVC
Class: CCR5 antagonist (a type of entry inhibitor)
Manufacturer: ViiV Healthcare, www.viivhealthcare.com, (877) 844-8872
AWP: $1,199.84/month for 150 mg or 300 mg tablets
Selzentry Labeling Includes New Warnings for People With Kidney Problems: A Blog Entry by Myles Helfand
The CCR5 inhibitor Selzentry (Celsentri, maraviroc) should be used with caution by HIV-positive people with kidney problems, according to a U.S. Food and Drug Administration release. The release provides details on several changes that have just been...
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The past year has brought so many new drug approvals that even some HIV experts are scratching their heads as they try to figure out how all of these meds work and how they can best be used to treat people with HIV.
Today, we're going to look at one...
It's been a year since the United States approved a new HIV medication, and four long years since we witnessed the birth of a whole new class of meds. But on Aug. 6, 2007, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration [FDA] gave the green light to maraviro...