Active Ingredient(s):Cobicistat FDA Approved: * September 24, 2014 Pharm Company: *GILEAD SCIENCES INC Category:HIV / AIDS
Cobicistat, sold under the brand name Tybost, is a medication for use in the treatment of human immunodeficiency virus infection (HIV/AIDS). Its major mechanism of action is through the inhibition of human CYP3A proteins.[non-primary source needed]
Like ritonavir (Norvir), cobicistat is of interest for its ability to inhibit liver enzymes that metabolize other medications used to treat HIV, notably elvitegravir, an HIV integrase inhibitor. By combining cobic...
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