didanosine

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di·dan·o·sine

 (dĭ-dăn′ə-sēn′, -sĭn)
n.
See DDI.

[Shortening and alteration of dideoxyinosine.]
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Noun1.didanosine - an antiviral drug used to combat HIV infection
antiviral, antiviral agent, antiviral drug - any drug that destroys viruses
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didanosine

n didanosina
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