A non-nucleoside antiretroviral drug that inhibits reverse transcriptase, used to treat HIV infection.
An antiviral drug, C22 H28 N6 O3 S, that is a non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor and is used in its mesylate form in combination with other drugs for the treatment of HIV infection.
Origin of delavirdine
- dela- (alteration of dimethyl) -virdine antiviral pyridine derivative suff. ((anti)vir(al)) ((pyri)dine)
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition