stavudine

noun stav·u·dine \ ˈstav-yü-ˌdēn \

Definition of stavudine

:d4t

Origin and Etymology of stavudine

sta- (of unknown origin) + -vudine (as in zidovudine)


Medical Dictionary

stavudine

noun stav·u·dine \ ˈstav-yü-ˌdēn \

medical Definition of stavudine

:a synthetic antiretroviral nucleoside drug C10H12N2O4 that is an analog of thymidine and is administered orally in the treatment of HIV infection called also d4T

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