medical Definition of adefovir
- Adefovir is very effective in lamivudine-resistant HBV infection.
- —Jules L. Dienstag, The New England Journal of Medicine, 2 Oct. 2008
- Current treatment options for chronic hepatitis include interferon, given by injection, and two drugs administered orally, lamivudine and adefovir dipivoxil.
- —The Baltimore (Maryland) Sun, 1 Apr. 2005