Description

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Clinical

Overview

is an experimental therapeutic vaccine currently in clinical trial. The aim of therapeutic vaccines is to augment the body's immune response to HIV and to delay or prevent progression to AIDS.

Pharmacology

Indication

Investigated for use/treatment in HIV infection.

Pharmacodynamic

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Mechanism of action

VIR201 uses DNA vaccine technology called Co-X-Gene in which HIV and human genetic material have been grafted on to a harmless fowlpox virus. This fowlpox vector carries genetic material for HIV proteins gag and pol. The aim of this component of the vaccine is to stimulate HIV-specific immune respon... Read more

Absorption

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Protein binding

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Volume of distribution

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Clearance

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Half life

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Route of elimination

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Toxicity

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Adverse Effects

Contraindications

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Food Interactions

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Interactions

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  • Paracetamol(acetaminophen)
  • Paxil(paroxetine)
  • Pamelor(nortriptyline)
  • Panadol(acetaminophen)
  • Patanol(olopatadine ophthalmic)
  • Pataday(olopatadine ophthalmic)
  • Parnate(tranylcypromine)
  • Pazeo(olopatadine ophthalmic)