Efavirenz

Efavirenz

Efavirenz is a medicine from the group of antiretroviral drugs and works by inhibiting reverse transcriptase of HIV-1, and is therefore indicated for the treatment of HIV-1 infection. Efavirenz is used only in combination with other drugs....


Adalimumab

Adalimumab

Adalimumab is a human monoclonal antibody which belongs to the group of medicines called inhibitors of tumor necrosis factor alpha. It works by preventing the binding of the TNF alpha to p55 receptor which results in amelioration of symptoms in patients suffering from rheumatoid arthritis....


Zoloft 50 mg

Zoloft 50 mg

Zoloft 50 mg is a drug that is produced by the American pharmaceutical company named Pfizer and contains sertraline. It belongs to the group of medicines called selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). It has almost no effect on noradrenaline and dopamine reuptake. Increasing the concentration of serotonin in the blood causes changes in mood....


Ritonavir

Ritonavir

Ritonavir is a drug belonging to the group of medicines called HIV protease inhibitors and is used in the treatment of HIV infection (usually in combination with other medicaments). Inhibition of HIV protease leads to the creation of AIDS virus which is not matured enough to start a new cycle of infection....


Fosamax

Fosamax

Fosamax is a medicine containing alendronate and belongs to a group of medicines called bisphosphonates. It is used for prevention of osteoporosis in postmenopausal women. Postmenopausal women have decreased synthesis of estrogen (female hormone) which inter alia has a role in the prevention of bone loss. Decreased secretion of estrogen increases bone loss that causes a disease called osteoporosis....


Cytarabine

Cytarabine

Cytarabine is a drug belonging to the group of antimetabolite anticancer drugs also called pyrimidine antagonists and is used to treat various types of cancer. In the body, Cytarabine is converted into cytarabine-5-triphosphate which inhibits the DNA polymerase (an enzyme crucial for tumor cells) which results in a cytotoxic effect....


Ipilimumab

Ipilimumab

Ipilimumab is an anti-CTLA-4 human monoclonal antibody used for the treatment of the advanced or metastatic melanoma. CTLA-4 or Cytotoxic T-lymphocyte-associated molecule-4 binds to the CD80 receptors on dendritic cells (which have important role in immune system) and suppresses the activation of T lymphocytes. Suppression of T lymphocyte activation enable cancer to progress. Ipilimumab blocks this pathway and stops cancer progression....