saquinavir mesylate

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What is saquinavir mesylate?

Invirase 200 mg Cap
Other Brand Names: Invirase
Uses: Saquinavir, used in combination with ritonavir and other medications, is used to help treat your HIV infection, thereby improving your quality of life. It also lowers your risk of getting HIV complications (such as new infections, cancer). Saquinavir belongs to a class of drugs known as protease inhibitors. Saquinavir is not a cure for HIV. It does not prevent the spread of HIV to others through sexual contact or blood contamination (such as sharing used needles).
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