Treating HIV infection. It is used along with other HIV medicines. Tivicay is an HIV-1 integrase strand transfer inhibitor. It works by blocking HIV-1 integrase, an enzyme needed for the HIV virus to replicate.
Tivicay belongs to a class of integrase inhibitors. Tivicay is used to prevent the spread of the HIV that is multiplying in the body of the infected individual. Tivicay is used with other antiviral drugs for to work more efficiently. Tivicay is used specifically to help in lowering the multiplication of the cells of the HIV virus.