brivudine

(BRIH-vyoo-deen)

A substance that is being studied in the treatment of infections caused by herpesvirus, including herpes-zoster (shingles). It belongs to the family of drugs called antivirals.

Pronunciation of dictionary term "brivudine"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "brivudina"

Sustancia en estudio para tratar las infecciones causadas por el virus del herpes, inclusive el herpes zóster (culebrilla). Es un tipo de antivírico.