We are going through some challenges as Coronavirus spreads all over the world.It makes sense for us to be braced and have knowledge on best approaches to help our body fight the virus, in case it will be needed. We put together several informations and research content about supplements that can help fighting virus infections for you.

Darunavir

Definition

Darunavir is an antiretroviral medication used to treat and prevent HIV/AIDS. Darunavir is a nonpeptidic inhibitor of protease that lodges itself in the active site of PR through a number of hydrogen bonds. It was developed to increase interactions with HIV-1 protease and to be more resistant against HIV-1 protease mutations.

Method of administration

Licensed for

  • HIV infection

Licensed dose

The licensed dose for treatment-naïve and those with no resistance associated substitutions is 800 mg together  with ritonavir 100 mg per day.

Status of clinical development for Coronaviruses

There are no currently studies for COVID-19 patiens. It is still being trialled.

Proposed dose for COVID-19

For COVID-19 infected patients there is a dose 800 mg with 150 mg Cobicistat.

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