Inosine Pranobex



ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Antiviral agent


Chemical Name

Inosine, compd. with 1-(dimethylamino)-2-propanol 4-(acetylamino)benzoate (salt) (1:3)

Foreign Names

  • Inosiplex (German)
  • Metisoprinol (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Inosine Pranobex (OS: JAN, BAN)
  • Inosin pranobex (IS)
  • Inosine acedobene dimepranol (IS)
  • Inosiplex (IS)
  • Isoprinosin (IS)
  • Methisoprinol (IS)

Brand Names

  • Delimmun
    Newport, Germany
  • Groprinosin
    Gedeon Richter, Poland; Grodzisk Pharmaceutical Works Polfa, Russian Federation
  • Imin
    Yung Shin, Singapore; Yung Shin, Taiwan
  • Immunosin
    Westmont, Philippines
  • Immunovir
    Alta Care, Malta
  • Imunovir
    Helix Biopharma, Canada; Newport, United Kingdom; Newport, Ireland; NZMS, New Zealand
  • Inosine Health Chemical
    Health Chemical, Taiwan
  • Ishutin
    Panion & BF, Taiwan
  • Isoflu (Inosine Pranobex and Paraceramol)
    New Marketlink, Philippines
  • Isolin
    Johnson, Taiwan
  • Isoprinosine
    Andromaco, Chile; Armstrong, Mexico; Evopharma, Bulgaria; Ewopharma, Czech Republic; Ewopharma, Hungary; Ewopharma, Poland; Ewopharma, Romania; Ewopharma, Slovakia; Lukoll, Peru; Medifarma, Indonesia; Mochida, Japan; Newport, Costa Rica; Newport, Dominican Republic; Newport, Guatemala; Newport, Honduras; Newport, Ireland; Newport, Nicaragua; Newport, Panama; Newport, Philippines; Newport, El Salvador; Panbiotic, Taiwan; Pediatrica, Indonesia; Riemser, Germany; Sanofi-Aventis, Belgium; Sanofi-Aventis, France; Teva, Lithuania; Uni-Pharma, Greece
  • Isprinol
    Novell, Indonesia
  • Methisine
    Union, Taiwan
  • Pranosine
    Sanfer, Mexico
  • Prinosine
    Chong Kun Dang, South Korea
  • Qualiprinol
    Quality Pharmaceutical, Hong Kong
  • Virux
    Royal, Taiwan
  • Viruxan
    Sigma-Tau, Italy

International Drug Name Search


BANBritish Approved Name
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym

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