Emtricitabine

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Scientific Name: Emtricitabine
Brand Name: Atripla, Biktarvy, Complera, Descovy, Emtriva, Genvoya, Odefsey, Stribild, Truvada
Company Owner: Gilead sciences inc
Mechanism Of Action Emtricitabine is a cytidine analog which, when phosphorylated to emtricitabine 5′-triphosphate, competes with deoxycytidine 5′-triphosphate for HIV-1 reverse transcriptase.
Description of the Drug: Emtricitabine is a nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor used for the treatment and prophylaxis of HIV.
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Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB00879