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non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor
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|Noun||1.||NNRTI - an antiviral drug used against HIV; binds directly to reverse transcriptase and prevents RNA conversion to DNA; often used in combination with other drugs|
delavirdine, Rescriptor - a non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (trade name Rescriptor) used to treat AIDS and HIV
drug cocktail, HAART, highly active antiretroviral therapy - a combination of protease inhibitors taken with reverse transcriptase inhibitors; used in treating AIDS and HIV
nevirapine, Viramune - a non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (trade name Viramune) used to treat AIDS and HIV
reverse transcriptase inhibitor - an antiviral drug that inhibits the action of reverse transcriptase in retroviruses such as HIV
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NNRTIabbr non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor. V. inhibitor.
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