Flashcards in Drugs Week 4 (HIV Etc.) Deck (6):
What is the mechanism of action for NNRTIs?
Binds directly to reverse transcriptase of the HIV-1 virus
What are the adverse reactions to Nevirapine?
Stevens-Johnson's, and hepatotoxicity
What is an example of a drug in the NNRTIs category?
What is the mechanism of action for tetracyclines?
Inhibits bacterial protein synthesis at the level of the 30S bacterial ribosome
List 2 examples of tetracyclines