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What does it mean when someone takes azt (zidovudine)?

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Dr. Daniel Lee
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
AZT (zidovudine) treats HIV: Azt or zidovudine is one of several HIV medications used to treat HIV infection. It belongs to a class of HIV medications called nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (nrtis).
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