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    HIV Medications

    The following are some of the HIV medications available in the U.S.:

    Agenerase (amprenavir)

    Combivir (AZT + 3TC)

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    Complera (Truvada + Edurant)

    Crixivan (indinavir)

    Edurant (rilpivirine)

    Emtriva (emtricitabine)

    Epivir (lamivudine, "3TC")

    Fortovase (saquinavir)

    Fuzeon (enfuvirtide)

    Hivid (zalcitabine, "ddC")

    Invirase (saquinavir)

    Kaletra (lopinavir)

    Lexiva (fosamprenavir)

    Norvir (ritonavir)

    Rescriptor (delavirdine)

    Retrovir (zidovudine, "AZT")

    Reyataz (atazanavir)

    Stribild (Emtriva + Viread + elvitegravir)

    Sustiva (efavirenz)

    Tivicay (dolutegravir)

    Triumeg (dolutegravir + abacavir + lamivudine)

    Trizivir (AZT/3TC/abacavir)

    Truvada (Emtriva + Viread)

    Tybost (cobicistat)

    Videx (didanosine, "ddI")

    Viracept (nelfinavir)

    Viramune (nevirapine)

    Viread (tenofovir)

    Vitekta (elvitegravir)

    Zerit (stavudine, "d4T")

    Ziagen (abacavir)

    WebMD Medical Reference

    Reviewed by David T. Derrer, MD on September 21, 2014

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