TITLE

NUCLEOSIDE REVERSE TRANSCRIPTASE INHIBITORS

PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Complete Guide to Prescription & Nonprescription Drugs 2012;2007, p616
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors, the antiviral agents used for the treatment of HIV and AIDS. The dosage and usage information is provided. The possible adverse reactions or side effects of the drugs, warnings, and precautions are discussed. Possible interaction of the drugs with other drugs is also mentioned.
ACCESSION #
23970545

 

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