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Tenofovir

In the US, Tenofovir (tenofovir systemic) is a member of the drug class nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NRTIs) and is used to treat Hepatitis B, HIV Infection and Nonoccupational Exposure.

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Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

J05AF07

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0147127-20-6

Chemical Formula

C9-H14-N5-O4-P·H2O

Molecular Weight

305

Therapeutic Categories

Antiviral agent

Treatment of HIV infection

Treatment of hepatitis B

Nucleotide reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NtRTI)

Chemical Names

(R)-[[2-(6-Amino-9H-purin-9-yl)-1-methylethoxy]-methyl]phosphonic acid monohydrate (USAN)

(R)-[2-(6-Amino-9H-purin-9-yl)-1-methylethoxy]methylphosphonsäure (IUPAC)

(R)-9-[2-(Phosphonomethoxy)propyl]adenin

[(2R)-1-(6-Amino-9H-purin-9-yl)propan-2-yloxy]methylphosphonsäure

[[(R)-2-(6-Amino-9H-purin-9-yl)-1-methylethoxy]methyl]phosphonic acid (WHO)

9-[(R)-2-(Phosphonomethoxy)propyl]adenine monohydrate (USAN)

Foreign Names

  • Tenofovirum (Latin)
  • Tenofovir (German)
  • Ténofovir (French)
  • Tenofovir (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Atripla (Tenofovir and Efavirenz, + Emtricitabine)
    Bristol-Myers Squibb, Iceland; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Slovenia; Gilead, Australia
  • Truvada (Tenofovir and Emtricitabine)
    Gilead, Luxembourg; Gilead, Turkey
  • Viread
    Gilead, Turkey
  • Atripla (Tenofovir and Efavirenz, + Emtricitabine)
    Bristol-Myers Squibb, Italy; Bristol-Myers Squibb and Gilead, Austria; Gilead, Belgium; Gilead, Switzerland; Gilead, Denmark; Gilead, Spain; Gilead, Finland; Gilead, United Kingdom; Gilead, Norway; Gilead, Sweden; Gilead, United States; HAEMATO pharm, Austria; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Greece
  • ATRIPLA (Tenofovir and Efavirenz, + Emtricitabine)
    Bristol-Myers Squibb, Germany; Gilead, Germany
  • Cipla-Tenofovir
    Cipla Medpro, South Africa
  • Complera (Tenofovir and Emtricitabine, + Rilpivirine)
    Gilead, United States
  • Didivir (Tenofovir and Emtricitabine)
    Cipla Medpro, South Africa
  • Eviplera (Tenofovir and Emtricitabine, + Rilpivirine)
    Gilead, United Kingdom; Gilead, Norway
  • Planovir
    PMP, Vietnam
  • Tenofovir Stada
    Stada-VN JV, Vietnam
  • Tentide
    Ranbaxy, India
  • Topflovir
    CTCPDPTU I-Pharbaco, Vietnam
  • Truvada Paranova (Tenofovir and Emtricitabin)
    Paranova, Iceland
  • Truvada
    Pharma Investi, Chile
  • Truvada (Tenofovir and Emtricitabine)
    Gilead, Austria; Gilead, Australia; Gilead, Belgium; Gilead, Canada; Gilead, Switzerland; Gilead, Germany; Gilead, Denmark; Gilead, Spain; Gilead, Finland; Gilead, France; Gilead, United Kingdom; Gilead, Greece; Gilead, Hong Kong; Gilead, Ireland; Gilead, Israel; Gilead, Iceland; Gilead, Italy; Gilead, Lithuania; Gilead, Netherlands; Gilead, Norway; Gilead, Sweden; Gilead, Slovenia; Gilead, Slovakia; Gilead, Thailand; Gilead, United States; Gilead, South Africa; IDS, Hong Kong; Japan Tobacco, Japan; Medicopharmacia, Croatia (Hrvatska); Nycomed, Georgia
  • Viread Paranova
    Paranova, Iceland
  • Viread
    Aspen Pharmacare, South Africa; Gador, Argentina; Gilead, Austria; Gilead, Australia; Gilead, Canada; Gilead, Switzerland; Gilead, Czech Republic; Gilead, Germany; Gilead, Denmark; Gilead, Spain; Gilead, Finland; Gilead, France; Gilead, United Kingdom; Gilead, Greece; Gilead, Hong Kong; Gilead, Hungary; Gilead, Ireland; Gilead, Israel; Gilead, Italy; Gilead, Lithuania; Gilead, Luxembourg; Gilead, Latvia; Gilead, Netherlands; Gilead, Norway; Gilead, New Zealand; Gilead, Poland; Gilead, Romania; Gilead, Sweden; Gilead, Slovenia; Gilead, Slovakia; Gilead, Thailand; Gilead, United States; IDS, Hong Kong; Japan Tobacco, Japan; Medicopharmacia, Croatia (Hrvatska); Nycomed, Georgia; Pharma Investi, Chile; Pharmacare, China; Stendhal, Mexico; UCB, Belgium
  • Virkil
    Strides Arcolab, Vietnam
  • Xynovir
    Incepta, Bangladesh

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
IUPACInternational Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

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