What is another word for lamivudine?

Pronunciation: [lˈamɪvjˌuːdiːn] (IPA)

Lamivudine is an antiviral medication used for the treatment of HIV and hepatitis B infections. It belongs to the class of nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NRTIs), which work by preventing the virus from replicating and spreading to other cells. Some common synonyms for lamivudine include 3TC, Epivir, and Heptovir. These names may be used interchangeably depending on the country, brand, or formulation of the medication. Other NRTIs that may be used alongside lamivudine for HIV treatment include zidovudine, abacavir, emtricitabine, and tenofovir. However, it is always important to consult a healthcare provider before starting or changing any medication regimen.

Synonyms for Lamivudine:

  • n.

  • Other relevant words:

    • 3TC
    • .
    Other relevant words (noun):
    • NRTI
    • ,
    • nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor
    • .

What are the hypernyms for Lamivudine?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • Other hypernyms:

    drug, medication, antiviral drug, antiretroviral drug, therapeutic agent, nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NRTI).

What are the hyponyms for Lamivudine?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
  • hyponyms for lamivudine (as nouns)

    • artifact
      nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor, NRTI.

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