ritonavir
noun Etymology: rito- (perhaps by shortening & alteration from protease) + -navir (as in saquinavir) Date: 1995 an antiviral protease inhibitor C37H48N6O5S2 administered orally to treat HIV infection and AIDS

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  • Ritonavir — Systematic (IUPAC) name 1,3 thiazol 5 ylmethyl N [(2S,3S,5S) 3 hydroxy 5 [(2S) 3 methyl 2 {[methyl({[2 (propan 2 yl) 1,3 thiazol 4 yl]methyl})carbamoyl]amino}butanamido] 1,6 diphenylhexan 2 yl]carbamate …   Wikipedia

  • Ritonavir — Général Nom IUPAC 1,3 thiazol 5 ylmethyl N [(2S,3S,5S) 3 hydroxy 5 [(2S) 3 methyl 2 {[methyl({[2 (propan 2 yl) 1,3 thiazol 4 yl]methyl})carbamoyl]amino}butanamido] 1,6 diphenyl …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Ritonavir — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda El ritonavir es un antiretroviral del grupo de los inhibidores de la proteasa y es utilizado en la terapia recombinante antiretroviral activa de adultos y pacientes pediátricos con infección por VIH 1 y enfermos de… …   Wikipedia Español

  • ritonavir — Inhibidor de proteasa. Indicaciones: se prescribe en el tratamiento del síndrome de inmunodeficiencia adquirida, solo o en combinación con análogos de nucleósidos. Contraindicaciones: el fármaco no debe administrarse a pacientes que tomen… …   Diccionario médico

  • Ritonavir — Strukturformel Allgemeines Freiname Ritonavir Summenformel …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • ritonavir — noun a protease inhibitor (trade name Norvir) used in treating HIV • Syn: ↑Norvir • Hypernyms: ↑protease inhibitor, ↑PI * * * ritonavir /ri tonˈə vīr/ noun A protease inhibitor used as a drug in the treatment of HIV …   Useful english dictionary

  • ritonavir — ri·ton·a·vir (rĭ tŏnʹə vîr) n. A protease inhibiting drug usually used in combination with other drugs to suppress the replication of HIV.   [rito , of unknown origin + navir, protease inhibitor suff. (from saquinavir).] * * * …   Universalium

  • ritonavir — noun An anti retroviral drug of the protease inhibitor class that is used in to treat HIV infected patients …   Wiktionary

  • ritonavir — ri·to·na·vir .rī tō nə .vir, tän ə , ri n an antiviral protease inhibitor C37H48N6O5S2 administered orally to treat HIV infection and AIDS see NORVIR * * * n. see protease inhibitor * * * ri·to·na·vir (ri toґnə vir) [USP] an …   Medical dictionary

  • ritonavir — n.; see protease inhibitor …   The new mediacal dictionary

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