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noun ril·pi·vir·ine \ˌril-pə-ˈvir-ˌēn\

Medical Definition of rilpivirine

  1. :  a reverse transcriptase inhibitor administered orally in the form of its hydrochloride C22H18N6·HCl in conjunction with other antiretroviral agents in the treatment of HIV infection Rilpivirine is marketed under the trademark Edurant. It is also marketed under the trademark Complera when used in combination with emtricitabine and tenofovir disoproxil fumarate.

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