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Introduction: Indinavir

Description of Indinavir

Indinavir: A drug that interferes with the ability of a virus to make copies of itself.
Source: National Institute of Health

Indinavir: a protease inhibitor (trade name Crixivan) used for treating HIV.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Indinavir: A synthetic antiviral agent. Indinavir selectively inhibits human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) protease, an essential enzyme for replication and maturation of viral particles. HIV protease inhibition prevents the normal cleavage of gag-pol viral polyproteins, resulting in the release of immature, noninfectious virions and protection of healthy host cells. (NCI04)
Source: Diseases Database

Indinavir: potent and specific HIV protease inhibitor that appears to have good oral bioavailability.
Source: CRISP

Indinavir: A potent and specific HIV protease inhibitor that appears to have good oral bioavailability.
Source: MeSH 2007

Indinavir: Related Topics

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Abbreviation: Indinavir

Indinavir: An abbreviation for:
Source: CRISP

Drug name confusion

Because many drug names share similar spellings or sound almost identical when spoken, it is possible to mistake the name of a particular medication. Other drugs that are sometimes confused with Indinavir include:

  • Denavir

Terms associated with Indinavir:

Terms Similar to Indinavir:

Source - CRISP

Source - WordNet 2.1

Broader terms for Indinavir

Source - CRISP

Source - WordNet 2.1

The description of Indinavir may also be used for the following terms:

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Indinavir

The following list attempts to classify Indinavir into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • PI,protease inhibitor
  • antiviral,antiviral agent,antiviral drug
  • medicament,medication,medicinal drug,medicine
  • drug
  • agent
  • causal agency,causal agent,cause
  • entity

Source: WordNet 2.1

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Source: Diseases Database

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