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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. wit 1-(dimetylamino)-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
    KoRa, Germany
  • Eloprine
    Polfarmex, Poland
  • Groprinosin
    Gedeon Richter, Georgia; Gedeon Richter, Poland; Gedeon Richter, Russian Federation
  • Groprinosin Baby (pediatric)
    Gedeon Richter, Poland
  • Imin
    Yung Shin, Taiwan
  • Immunosin
    Westmont, Philippines
  • Imunovir
    KoRa Healthcare, United Kingdom; PendoPharm, Canada
  • Inosine Health Chemical
    Health Chemical, Taiwan
  • Ishutin
    Panion & BF, Taiwan
  • Isolin
    Johnson, Taiwan
  • Isoprinosine
    Armstrong Laboratorios de Mexico, Mexico; Biogal, Latvia; Evopharma, Bulgaria; Ewopharma, Czech Republic; Ewopharma, Hungary; Ewopharma, Lithuania; Ewopharma, Poland; Ewopharma, Romania; Ewopharma, Slovakia; Laboratorios Andromaco, Chile; Lukoll, Peru; Medifarma, Indonesia; Mochida Pharmaceutical, Japan; MUP, Egypt; Newport, Philippines; Panbiotic, Taiwan; Sanofi Belgium, Belgium; Sanofi-Aventis, France; Teva Pharmaceutical Industries, Russian Federation
  • Isprinol
    Novell Pharmaceutical, Indonesia
  • Izoreks
    ABC, Bulgaria
  • Methisine
    Union, Taiwan
  • Neosine
    Aflofarm, Georgia; Aflofarm Farmacja, Poland
  • Neosine forte
    Aflofarm Farmacja, Poland
  • Pranosine
    Sanfer, Mexico
  • Pronovir
    Meprofarm, Indonesia
  • Qualiprinol
    Quality Pharm, Hong Kong
  • Viridis
    Pharos, Indonesia
  • Virux
    Royal, Taiwan
  • Viruxan
    Sigma-Tau Industrie Farmaceutiche Riunite, Italy
  • Visoprine
    Phapros, Indonesia


BANBritish Approved Name
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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