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In the US, Indinavir (indinavir systemic) is a member of the drug class protease inhibitors and is used to treat HIV Infection, Nonoccupational Exposure and Occupational Exposure.

US matches:



ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Antiviral agent

Treatment of HIV infection

HIV protease inhibitor

Chemical Name


Foreign Names

  • Indinavirum (Latin)
  • Indinavir (German)
  • Indinavir (French)
  • Indinavir (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Crixivan
    Merck, Greece; Merck, United States; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Spain; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Lebanon; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Poland; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Venezuela; MSD, South Africa
  • Forli
    Filaxis, Argentina
  • Inbec
    Emcure, India
  • Indivan
    Cipla, Lebanon
  • Indivir
    Hetero, India
  • Ai Hao
    NEGPF, China
  • Avural
    LKM, Argentina
  • Crixivan
    Merck, Canada; Merck, Greece; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Austria; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Australia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Brazil; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Cyprus; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Czech Republic; Merck Sharp & Dohme, United Kingdom; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Hong Kong; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Iceland; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Lithuania; Merck Sharp & Dohme, New Zealand; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Philippines; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Serbia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Slovakia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Taiwan; Merck Sharp & Dohme-Chibret, France; MSD, Switzerland; MSD, China; MSD, Japan; MSD, Norway; MSD, Sweden; MSD Belgium, Belgium; MSD Merck Sharp & Dohme, Turkey
    MSD Merck Sharp & Dohme, Germany; MSD SHARP & DOHME, Germany
  • Elvenavir
    Ivax, Argentina
  • Indinavir Humax
    Humax Pharmaceutical, Colombia
  • Indinavir Stada
    Stada-VN JV, Vietnam
  • Ou Zhi
    Qilu, China
  • YouXin
    Huahai, China


BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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