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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
57 years experience Endocrinology
Inhibitors.: This is a great wikipedia question. If you are not satisfied then lets do 2nd opinion. I have MS in biochemistry and can help.

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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Enzyme inhibitor: Protease is an enzyme used by the virus in its multiplication sequences of events. Inhibition of this protease makes it more difficult for the virus ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
See below: Please consult this site for information on this topic. http://www.webmd.com/hiv-aids/protease-inhibitors-pis-for-hiv
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Why?: If you have HIV disease this class of compounds is one of the mainstays of therapy, and the side-effects are overwhelming outweighed by the benefits.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Yes: The HIV mutates frequently, and when a mutation produces resistance to protease inhibitors this will allow that form of the virus to multiply over oth ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
One is: celecoxib.
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Dr. Ilene Ruhoy
21 years experience Neurology
Anti-convulsant: Some drugs that are used to treat seizures are GABA reuptake inhibitors. GABA is an inhibitory neurotransmitter and has an anti-seizure effect. These ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
57 years experience Endocrinology
Enzyme inhibitor: lisinopril inhibits angiotensin coverting enzyme.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Umesh Patel
42 years experience Preventive Medicine
Blood Pressure Treat: Ace inhibitors block the conversion angiotensin i to angiotensin ii, which constricts the vessels, increases the following: salt retention in the kidn ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Aj Rastogi
18 years experience Pain Management
Blocks the enzyme: Mutliple drugs are available to block the effects of this enzyme which breaks down acetylcholine - essential for muscle movement along with many other ... Read More

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