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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)

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

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