sa·quin·a·vir (sə-kwĭnʹə-vîr) n.
A protease-inhibiting drug usually used in combination with other drugs to suppress the replication of HIV.
  [saquin-(perhaps alteration of (i)soquin(oline): iso- + quinoline) + antiviral.]

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  • Saquinavir — Structure chimique du saquinavir Général Nom IUPAC (2S) N [(2S,3R) 4 [(3S) 3 (tert …   Wikipédia en Français

  • saquinavir — Antirretroviral inhibidor de la proteasa. Indicaciones: se prescribe en el tratamiento del síndrome de inmunodeficiencia adquirida. Contraindicaciones: el fármano no debe administrarse a pacientes con escasa biodisponibilidad. Efectos adversos:… …   Diccionario médico

  • Saquinavir — Strukturformel Allgemeines Freiname Saquinavir Andere Namen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • saquinavir — noun a weak protease inhibitor (trade name Invirase) used in treating HIV • Syn: ↑Invirase • Hypernyms: ↑protease inhibitor, ↑PI * * * saquinavir /sə kwinˈə vir/ noun A protease inhibitor used as a drug in the treatment of HIV …   Useful english dictionary

  • saquinavir — noun Etymology: sa (perhaps backward spelling of protease) + quinoline + avir, alteration of ovir (as in acyclovir) Date: 1994 a protease inhibitor C38H50N6O5 that is administered in the form of its methylated sulfonic salt especially in… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • saquinavir — noun An anti retroviral drug of the protease inhibitor class that is used in to treat HIV infected patients …   Wiktionary

  • saquinavir — sa·quin·a·vir sə kwin ə .vir n a protease inhibitor C38H50N6O5 or its mesylate C38H50N6O5·CH4O3S administered orally often in combination with other antiretroviral drugs to treat HIV infection * * * n. see protease inhibitor * * * sa·quin·a·vir… …   Medical dictionary

  • saquinavir — n.; see protease inhibitor …   The new mediacal dictionary

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