Norvir


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Related to Norvir: ritonavir, Tenofovir, Prometrium, Truvada
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Noun1.Norvir - a protease inhibitor (trade name Norvir) used in treating HIV
protease inhibitor, PI - an antiviral drug used against HIV; interrupts HIV replication by binding and blocking HIV protease; often used in combination with other drugs
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And I usually respond, tongue wedged in cheek, "Well, Mom, does that mean I can stop taking my Truvada, Norvir, and Reyetaz?" In even cheekier moments, I refer to the drug combination as "My Holy Trinity."
(12.) Norvir tablets and oral solution [package insert].
(He had helped design the trial for Abbott's drug, Norvir.) Cox listened and began to cry.
PI-based regimen Darunavir (Prezista) and ritonavir (Norvir) plus tenofovir disoproxil fumarate/emtricitabine (Truvada).
In 2003, Abbott Laboratories raised the price of Norvir, an HIV drug introduced in 1996, from $54 to $265 a month.
Boosted PI, a protease inhibitor boosted by low-dose ritonavir (Norvir); IDU, HIV infection through injection drug use; Unboosted PI, a protease inhibitor not boosted by low-dose ritonavir (Norvir).
to garner bad press than withdrawing Norvir from the market altogether).
Its major products are Humira for arthritis, Norvir for HIV, Depakote, an anticonvulsant and Synthroid for thyroid.
The drug, patented by Abbot Laboratories (now AbbVie) and marketed globally under the name Norvir, is significantly more expensive in the United States than in comparable countries.
Abbott was cleared of claims that it sought to stifle competition over HIV drugs when it quadrupled the price of the AIDS medicine Norvir in 2003.
They include saquinavir (Invirase), ritonavir (Norvir), indinavir (Crixivan) and nelfinavir (Viracept), among others.
Those with the strongest inhibitory effects were the asthma drug montelukast (Singulair), and the protease inhibitors nelfinavir (Viracept) and ritonavir (Norvir), which were associated with 90%-100% inhibition of 17P.