This page is dedicated to compiling Step 1 study notes for the topic of HIV medications. This page is likely disorganized as it was made in haste.
- Maraviroc: inhibits attachment
- Enfuvirtide: inhibits penetration
Atazanavir, Darunavir, Fosamprenavir, Indinavir, Lopinavir, Ritonavir, Saquinavir (avir ending)
Inhibit HIV protease from calving the polypeptide products of HIV into their functional parts. Prevents maturation of new virus.
NONNUCLEOSIDE REVERSE TRANSCRIPTASE INHIBITORS (NNRTIs)
Nevirapine, efavirenz, dlavirdine
- Do not require activation via intracellular phosphorylation
- Adverse effects common: hepatic failure, Steven Johnson syndrome, topic epidermal necrolysis.
Page Updated: 04.17.2017