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What does NNRTI stand for?

NNRTI stands for Non-Nucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitor


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The US Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved a new drug, Edurant, to fight HIV Therapeutics, Edurant helps block the virus from replicating and is part of a class of drugs known as non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor, director of the office of antimicrobial products in the FDA's Center for Drug Evaluation and Research.
nucleoside analogue reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NRTIs), non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NNRTIs), RNA polymerase inhibitors, integrase inhibitors.
These medications used in combination with other antiretrovirals, namely the nucleoside and non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors, truly changed HIV into a more chronic illness.
The combination of Viread and either Epivir (3TC) or Emtriva (FTC) is now recommended as a 2-nuke backbone for regimens based on either a non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor ("non-nuke") or a protease inhibitor.