stavudine


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Related to stavudine: zidovudine, nevirapine, delavirdine, didanosine

stav·u·dine

 (stăv′yo͝o-dēn′)
n.
An antiviral drug, C10H12N2O4, that is a nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor and is used in the treatment of HIV infection. Also called d4T.

[sta-, origin unknown + (zido)vudine.]

stavudine

(ˈstævjʊˌdiːn)
n
(Medicine) an antiviral drug used to treat HIV infections
Translations

stavudine

n estavudina
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The combination of didanosine and stavudine was associated with the highest risk.
SHL and LA are related to the use of nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NRTIs), occurring most frequently with zalcitabine, stavudine (d4T), didanosine, zidovudine (AZT), and lamivudine and least frequently with abacavir/tenofovir.
The declining use of stavudine along with a shift to zidovudine/tenofovir-based regimen in our hospital could account for the difference in prevalence of ADRs.
2] Additionally, stavudine has been replaced with a safer alternative, tenofovir.
Distribution of patients by regimen shows that 14 of males and 45 of the females were on stavudine 30 mg/ lamivudine/nevirapine (D4T30/3TC/NVP/1a30) at the initiation of ART, accounting for 71.
1%) were receiving lamuvidine, stavudine and efavirenz; 27% were receiving lamuvidine, stavudine and nevirapine; 5% were receiving zidovudine, lamuvidine and efavirenz; 4.
The immunity-from-suit agreement signed with Matrix Laboratories Limited, a Mylan Company, enables the generic company to manufacture and sell atazanavir, as well as stavudine and didanosine, in sub-Saharan Africa and India.
However, resource constraints limit the national programme to use nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NRTIs) like zidovudine (AZT) or stavudine (d4T) with lamivudine (3TC) and non nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NNRTI) like nevirapine and efavirenz for highly active anti-retroviral therapy (HAART).