nelfinavir

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a protease inhibitor (trade name Viracept) used in treating HIV usually in combination with other drugs

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Nelfinavir mesylate (NFV, Viracept), Agouron Pharmaceuticals Approved March 14, 1997 for the treatment of HIV infection when antiretroviral therapy is warranted in adults and pediatrics greater than or equal to 2 years old.
Currently, there are four protease inhibitors available for clinical use: indinavir sulfate, nelfinavir mesylate, ritonavir, and saquinavir (Fig.
Indinavir monohydrate (free base), nelfinavir mesylate, ritonavir, and saquinavir mesylate were gifts from Merck Research Laboratories, Agouron Pharmaceutical Inc.
A stock solution containing indinavir sulfate, nelfinavir mesylate, ritonavir, and saquinavir mesylate was prepared in methanol.
Characterization of the selectivity and mechanism of human cytochrome P450 inhibition by the human immunodefi ciency virus-protease inhibitor nelfinavir mesylate.