Scientific Name: Lopinavir
Brand Name: Kaletra
Company Owner: Not Available
Mechanism Of Action The HIV lifecycle is comprised of 3 distinct stages: assembly, involving creation and packaging of essential viral components; budding, wherein the viral particle crosses the host cell plasma membrane and forms a lipid envelope; and maturation, wherein the viral particle alters its structure and becomes infectious.
Description of the Drug: Lopinavir is an HIV-1 protease inhibitor used in combination with ritonavir to treat human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection.
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Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB01601