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Zerit

Active Ingredient(s): Stavudine, d4T
FDA Approved: June 24, 1994
Pharm Company: BRISTOL MYERS SQUIBB
Category: HIV / AIDS

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Zerit Overview

Stavudine (2′,3′-didehydro-2′,3′-dideoxythymidine, d4T, brand name Zerit) is a nucleoside analog reverse-transcriptase inhibitor (NARTI) active against HIV. Contents 1 History 2 Mechanism of action 3 Pharmacokinetics 4 Adverse events 5 Sources 6 References History Stavudine was first synthesized in the 1960s by Jerome Horwitz.[1][2] It was subsequently reconsidered as an anti-HIV agent by the Rega Institute for Medical Research in Belgium. Stavudine was app...

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Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stavudine

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Stavudine, d4T
  • Capsule: 15mg, 20mg, 30mg, 40mg, 5mg
  • Capsule, Extended Release: 100mg, 37.5mg, 50mg, 75mg
  • For Solution: 1mg/ml
  • Powder for Reconstitution: 1mg/ml
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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