Established Assays

Validated Assays of the UCSD Clinical Pharmacology and Assay Laboratory

Table 1: Antiviral Drugs

Abbreviation

LLOQ µg/mL

Name of Drug

Nucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors (NRTI) 

ABC

0.041

Abacavir (Ziagen®)

ddI

0.010

Didanosine (Videx®)

FTC

0.013

Emtricitabine (Emtriva®)

3TC

0.031

Lamivudine (Epivir®)

TDF

0.013

Tenofovir disoproxil fumarate (Viread®)

ZDV (AZT)

0.010

Zidovudine (Retrovir®)

Nonnucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors (NNRTI)

EFV

0.048

Efavirenz (Sustiva®)

NVP

0.043

Nevirapine (Viramune®)

Protease Inhibitors (PI)

APV

0.156

Amprenavir (Agenerase®)

APV-L

0.156

Fosamprenavir (Lexiva™)

ATV

0.045

Atazanavir (Reyataz™)

IDV

0.039

Indinavir (Crixivan®)

LPV/r

0.048

Lopinavir/ritonavir (Kaletra®)

NFV

0.039

Nelfinavir (Viracept®)

M8

0.039

Nelfinavir metabolite

RTV

0.059

Ritonavir (Norvir®)

SQV

0.040

Saquinavir (Invirase®)