Treating patients with a certain type of HIV infection (CCR5-tropic HIV-1). It is used along with other HIV medicines. Selzentry is a CCR5 coreceptor antagonist. It works by blocking the virus from entering cells.
Selzentry is an antiviral medication that is used to prevent viral cells from multiplying in the body. Selzentry along with other medications are used to treat CCR5-tropic, human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) type 1. HIV could then lead to acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). However, it should be noted that Selzentry is not a cure for either HIV or AIDS.