Atazanavir

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Scientific Name: Atazanavir
Brand Name: Evotaz, Reyataz
Company Owner: Not Available
Mechanism Of Action Atazanavir selectively inhibits the virus-specific processing of viral Gag and Gag-Pol polyproteins in HIV-1 infected cells by binding to the active site of HIV-1 protease, thus preventing the formation of mature virions. Atazanavir is not active against HIV-2.
Description of the Drug: Atazanavir is an antiviral protease inhibitor used in combination with other antiretrovirals for the treatment of HIV.
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Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB01072