amprenavir

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Vertex said it sold the royalty stream from Lexiva and Agenerase, which it licensed to Glaxo, to strengthen its financial position and invest in other programs, particularly its hepatitis C drug programs.
Table 1 Common Antiretroviral Drugs (14-16) Classification Generic Name Trade Name Nucleoside reverse Abacavir sulfate Ziagen transcriptase inhibitors Abacavir sulfate + Trizivir (NRTI) lamivudine + zidovudine Didanosine (ddl) Videx, Videx EC Lamivudine (3TC) Epivir Lamiudine + zidovudine Combivir Stavudine (d4T) Zerit Tenofovir disoproxil Viread fumarate Zalcitabine (ddC) Hivid Zidovudine (AZT, ZDV) Retrovir Non-nucleoside reverse Delavirdine mesylate Rescriptor transcriptase inhibitors Efavirenz Sustiva (NNRTI) Nevirapine Viramune Protease inhibitors (PI) Amprenavir Agenerase Indinavir sulfate Crixivan Lopinavir + ritonavir Kaletra Nelfinavir Viracept Ritonavir Norvir Saquinavir Fortovase Saquinavir mesylate Invirase Fusion inhibitors (FI) Enfuvirtide Fuzeon
Alka-Seltzer, Maalox, Tums, and Rolaids can interfere with the stomach's absorption of Agenerase, Crixivan, Rescriptor, and Reyataz, while Axid, Pepcid, Tagamet, and Zantac should be entirely avoided by those taking Crixivan, Rescriptor, and Reyataz.
It is a "pro-drug" of Agenerase (amprenavir), another protease inhibitor.
Such new medications as Avandia for Type 2 diabetes, Ziagen and Agenerase AIDS treatments, and Seretide for asthma should also augment volume and help offset erosion in sales of such off-patent drugs as Zantac, an antiulcer agent; Ventolin, an asthma treatment; and Zovirax, for herpes.
80 as it received approval from the European Commission to market its Agenerase protease inhibitor, used for HIV patients, in all 15 countries in the EU.
Agenerase is used alongside other anti-viral drugs and is already available in America, Ghana, and Israel, where it has notched up sales of pounds 25million in the first half of the year.
Vertex's first approved product is Agenerase (amprenavir), an HIV protease inhibitor, which Vertex co-promotes with Glaxo Wellcome.
2) [dagger] Lexiva (fosamprenavir) should penetrate CSF similarly to Agenerase (amprenavir).
Protease Inhibitors Nucleotide Reverse Agenerase (generic name: amprenavir) Transcriptase Inhibitor Crixivan (indinavir) Viread (tenofovir, PMPA) Fortovase (saquinavir) Kaletra (lopinavir plus ritonavir) Nucleoside Reverse Norvir (ritonavir) Transcriptase Inhibitors Viracept (nelfinavir) Combivir (AZT plus 3TC) Epivir (lamivudine, also Nonnucleoside Reverse known as 3TC) Transcriptase Inhibitors Hivid (zalcitabine, ddC) Rescriptor (delavirdine) Retrovir (zidovudine, AZT) Sustiva (efavirenz) Trizivir (abacavir plus AZT plus 3TC) Viramune (nevirapine) Videx (didanosine, ddl) Zerit (stavudine, d4T) Ziagen (abacavir)
The Food and Drug Administration has approved Agenerase for the treatment of HIV infection.
Agenerase (amprenavir; formerly 141W94, VX - 478) is a new protease inhibitor drug from Vertex and Glaxo Wellcome in Phase III clinical trials.