Trogarzo is a prescription medication approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to treat HIV-1 in adults who have already tried several different HIV treatments. Trogarzo may be prescribed in cases of multidrug-resistant HIV-1 or when the current antiretroviral regimen is ineffective. Trogarzo is also known by its drug name, Ibalizumab-uiyk.
Trogarzo is the first member in a new class of drugs called post-attachment inhibitors. As a genetically engineered protein, Trogarzo is also considered a biologic drug. Trogarzo believed to work by preventing HIV from entering CD4 cells.
How do I take it?
Trogarzo is administered once every two weeks by intravenous infusion.
Trogarzo is available as a single-dose vial.
The FDA-approved label for Trogarzo lists common side effects including dizziness, rash, nausea, and diarrhea.
Rare but serious side effects listed for Trogarzo include immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome.
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