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An Overview of Cenicriviroc Img

An Overview of Cenicriviroc

Other Names: CVC, TAK-652, TBR-652, cenicriviroc mesylate Drug Class: Entry Inhibitor Molecular Formula: C41 H52 N4 O4 S Registry Number: 497223-25-3 (CAS) Chemical Name: (5E)-8-[4-(2-butoxyethoxy)phenyl]-1-isobutyl-N-[4-[(S)-(3-propylimidazol-4-...

An Overview of Videx (Didanosine) Img

An Overview of Videx (Didanosine)

Brand Name: Videx EC, Videx Other Names: ddI, ddl EC, delayed-release didanosine, dideoxyinosine, enteric-coated didanosine Drug Class: Nucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors

An Overview of Emtriva (Emtricitabine) Img

An Overview of Emtriva (Emtricitabine)

Brand Name: Emtriva Other Name(s): FTC Drug Class: Nucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors

An Overview of Selzentry (Maraviroc, Celsentri) Img

An Overview of Selzentry (Maraviroc, Celsentri)

Brand Name: Selzentry Other Name(s): MVC Drug Class: Entry Inhibitor

An Overview of Viracept (Nelfinavir) Img

An Overview of Viracept (Nelfinavir)

Brand Name: Viracept Other Name(s): NFV, nelfinavir mesylate Drug Class: Protease Inhibitors

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HIV and Lipodystrophy

Key PointsLipodystrophy refers to the changes in body fat that affect some people with HIV. Lipodystrophy can include buildup or loss of body fat.A person with HIV can have fat loss or fat buildup or both. Whether the changes are noticeable or not de...

An Overview of Combivir (AZT/3TC) Img

An Overview of Combivir (AZT/3TC)

Brand Name: Combivir Other Name(s): 3TC/ZDV Drug Class: Nucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors

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HIV and Hepatotoxicity

Key PointsHepatotoxicity is the medical term for damage to the liver caused by a medicine, chemical, or herbal or dietary supplement. Hepatotoxicity can be a side effect of some HIV medicines.People who are taking HIV medicines should know about this...

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HIV and Hyperlipidemia

Key PointsHyperlipidemia refers to high levels of fat in the blood, including cholesterol and triglycerides. Hyperlipidemia increases the risk of heart disease, gall bladder disease, and pancreatitis (inflammation of the pancreas).HIV infection and t...

HIV and Diabetes Img

HIV and Diabetes

Key PointsDiabetes is a disease in which levels of blood glucose (also called blood sugar) are too high. Glucose comes from the breakdown of the foods we eat and is our main source of energy. There are two main types of diabetes: type 1 diabetes and ...