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fusion inhibitor

small peptide

reserved for pt on regimen and have developed resistance or tx failure

receptors for HIV virus - are CD4 and CCR5

MOA - binds gp41 subunit and preventionof conformation changes necessary for fusion

must be given BID subQ - drawback