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Synonyms for Viramune

a non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (trade name Viramune) used to treat AIDS and HIV

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htm (last visited June 3, 2013) (listing a number of HIV drugs approved after January 1, 2005, including Edurant, extended-release Viramune XR, and combination drug Stribild.
Two applications for generic versions of Viramune (nevirapine) and one each for generic versions of Retrovir (zidovudine) and Sustiva (efavirenz) were granted the tentative approval.
1996 Viramune, the first drug in the third class of antiretrovirals, is approved
Nevirapine, which manufacturer Boehringer Ingelheim markets as Viramune, is cheaper than the more effective drugs and is sometimes provided free of charge.
See Press Release, BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM, Forty-four Countries Have Taken Up Boehringer Ingelheim's Viramune Donation (August 6, 2003), available at http://www.
The FDA and Boehringer Ingelheim announced new safety information regarding use of Viramune (nevirapine), which is indicated for treatment of HIV infection in both children and adults.
In another study (known as the 2NN study because it compared and combined 2 non-nucs, Sustiva and Viramune), the regimens containing either Sustiva or Viramune were similar in their ability to control the virus, but they had different side effects.
Like a series of Viramune ads depicting HIV-positive Odysseans crossing the Pacific, this ad reinforces the image of gay men as dutifylly enduring their regimen of drugs.
The major clinical toxicity of Viramune (another name for Nevirapine] is rash, occurring in 16% of patients; [in one study as much as] 35% of patients experienced rash.
This rate does not include protease inhibitors, other newly approved drugs to treat HIV disease such as Viramune and Rescriptor (two new non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors), diagnostic tests such as viral load tests, and mental health services.
LONDON -- Previously popular under the codename BI-RG-587, Nevirapine is manufactured by Boehringer Ingelheim under the trade name Viramune, or Viramune XR.
M2 EQUITYBITES-November 17, 2015-Mylan unveils generic Viramune XR Extended-Release HIV-1Tablets, 100 mg
M2 PHARMA-November 17, 2015-Mylan unveils generic Viramune XR Extended-Release HIV-1Tablets, 100 mg
Nevirapine * Viramune Olanzapine * Zyprexa Quetiapine * Seroquel Ritonavir * Norvir Venlafaxine * Effexor
So we enrolled 10 people who had virologic suppression on Sustiva (efavirenz), ten others taking Viramune (nevirapine), and 10 taking protease inhibitors, to join our study.