Daily Doodle #124: Nucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors (NRTI)

This class includes the following NRTI agents:
Abacavir
Didanosine
Emtricitabine
Lamivudine
Stavudine
Zidovusine

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Featuring the following
Side Effects

Central Fat Accumulation
Lipodistrophy
Increased LDL
Hepatic Steatosis
Insulin resistance
Anemia
Myopathy (inverted muscles)

Other Side Effects (not depicted)
GI (short term)
Headache (short term)
Osteopenia
Lactic acidosis (didanosine, stavudine, zidovudine)

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What Is This?

This is part of my Pictoffect Series (drug side effects illustrated through creatures).
All side effects are referenced from Rx Files 9th Edition.

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