raltegravir

noun
ral·teg·ra·vir | \ˌral-ˈteg-rə-ˌvir \

Medical Definition of raltegravir 

: an antiretroviral drug C20H20FKN6O5 that inhibits an enzyme necessary for viral replication and is administered orally typically with other antiretroviral drugs in the treatment of HIV infection

Note: Raltegravir is marketed under the trademark Isentress.

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