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  1. An antiviral drug used against HIV; binds directly to reverse transcriptase and prevents RNA conversion to DNA; often used in combination with other drugs
    - non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor

Type of: reverse transcriptase inhibitor

Part of: drug cocktail, HAART, highly active antiretroviral therapy

Encyclopedia: NNRTI