AZT(redirected from 3’-azido-3’-deoxythimidine)
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An antiviral drug, C10H13N5O4, that is a nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor and is used in combination with other drugs for the treatment of HIV infection. Also called zidovudine.
(Pharmacology) azidothymidine. Also called: zidovudine
azidothymidine: an antiviral drug used in the treatment of AIDS. Compare zidovudine.
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|Noun||1.||AZT - an antiviral drug (trade name Retrovir) used in the treatment of AIDS; adverse side effects include liver damage and suppression of the bone marrow|