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Is zidovudine polar or non-polar?

Zidovudine is considered to be polar. It is polar because it iseasily able to be dissolved in water and it has a slightly positiveand slightly negatively charged end.

Why How does zidovudine work against the HIV?

I do not know the specifics of how zidovudine works against HIV but i may be able to help/steer you in the right direction. This drug comes under the category of nucleoside ( Full Answer )
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Can HIV be cured with zidovudine (AZT)?

HIV can not be cured by any medicine at the moment. The medicinesfor it are NOT a cure, they simply repress the symptoms of thedisease.