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In the US, Nevirapine (nevirapine systemic) is a member of the drug class NNRTIs and is used to treat HIV Infection and Reduction of Perinatal Transmission of HIV.

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Therapeutic Categories

Antiviral agent

Treatment of HIV infection

Non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NNRTI)

Chemical Names

11-cyclopropyl-4-metyl-5,11-dihydro-6H-dipyrido[3,2-b:2',3'-e][1,4]diazepin-6-one (Ph. Int.)

11-cyclopropyl-5,11-dihydro-4-metyl-6H-dipyrido[3,2-b2',3'-e][1,4]diazepin-6-one (WHO)

6H-Dipyrido[3,2-b:2',3'-e][1,4]diazepin-6-one, 11-cyclopropyl-5,11-dihydro-4-metyl-

Foreign Names

  • Nevirapinum (Latin)
  • Nevirapin (German)
  • Névirapine (French)
  • Nevirapina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Nevirapine (OS: BAN, USAN, JAN)
  • Névirapine (OS: DCF)
  • BIRG 0587 (IS: Boehringer Ingelheim)
  • Nevirapin, wasserfreies (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Nevirapine (PH: Ph. Int. 4, USP 37)
  • Névirapine anhydre (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Nevirapine, anhydrous (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Nevirapine, Anhydrous (PH: BP 2015)
  • Nevirapinum (PH: Ph. Int. 4)
  • Nevirapinum anhydricum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Nevirapin hemihydrat (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Nevirapine (PH: USP 37)
  • Nevirapine hemihydrate (PH: Ph. Eur. 8, Ph. Int. 4)
  • Nevirapine Hemihydrate (PH: BP 2015)
  • Névirapine hémihydratée (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Nevirapinum hemihydricum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

  • Adco-Nevirapine
    Adcock Ingram Pharmaceuticals, South Africa
  • Ai Ji
    Huahai, China
  • Ai Tai
    Huahai, China
  • Ai Wei Ning
    Bangyu Pharmaceutical, China
  • Aspen Lamzid + Nevirapine (Nevirapine and Lamivudine, + Zidovudine)
    Aspen, Tanzania
  • Aspen Nevirapine
    Aspen, Tanzania; Aspen Pharmacare, South Africa
  • Auro-Nevirapine
    Auro Pharma, Canada
  • Ciplanevimune
    Biotoscana, Colombia
  • Cipla-Nevirapine
    Cipla Medpro, South Africa
  • Ciplatriomune (Nevirapine and Stavudine, + Lamivudine)
    Biotoscana, Colombia
  • Emduo-N (Nevirapine and Lamivudine, + Stavudine)
    Emcure, India
  • Emtri (Nevirapine and Lamivudine, + Stavudine)
    Emcure, India
  • Emtri JR (Nevirapine and Lamivudine, + Stavudine (pediatric))
    Emcure, India
  • Filide
    Filaxis, Argentina
  • Gpo-Vir (Nevirapine and Lamivudine, + Stavudine)
    GPO, Thailand
  • Hirapine
    CCM Duopharma Biotech, Malaysia
  • Lamivudina + Zidovudina + Nevirapina Humax (Nevirapine and Lamivudine, + Zidovudine)
    Humax Pharmaceutical, Colombia
  • Lazid-N (Nevirapine and Lamivudine, + Zidovudine)
    Emcure, India
  • Lazinevir (Nevirapine and Lamivudine, + Zidovudine)
    Richmond, Argentina
  • Li Wei Er
    Taibao Pharmaceutical, China
  • Nerapin
    LKM, Argentina
  • Neravir
    GPO, Thailand
  • Nevicure
    Korea United Pharm, Vietnam
  • Nevilast (Nevirapine and Lamivudine, + Stavudine)
    Hetero, India
  • Nevilast Baby (Nevirapine and Lamivudine, + Stavudine (pediatric))
    Hetero, India
  • Nevilast Junior (Nevirapine and Lamivudine, + Stavudine (pediatric))
    Hetero, India
  • Nevimat
    Mylan, India
  • Nevimune
    Cipla, Georgia; Cipla, Lebanon
  • Nevirapin HEXAL
    Hexal, Germany
  • Nevirapin Sandoz
    Sandoz, Austria
  • Nevirapina Combino Pharm
    Combino, Portugal
  • Nevirapina Elea
    Elea, Argentina
  • Nevirapina Hetero Europe
    Hetero, Portugal
  • Nevirapina Humax
    Humax Pharmaceutical, Colombia
  • Nevirapina Kern Pharma
    Kern, Spain
  • Nevirapina Mylan
    Mylan, Spain
  • Nevirapina Nevirex
    Lavineli, Portugal
  • Nevirapina Sandoz
    Sandoz, Portugal; Sandoz Farmaceutica, Spain
  • Nevirapina Teva
    Teva Pharma, Portugal; Teva, Romania
  • Nevirapine Alphapharm
    Alphapharm, Australia; Mylan, New Zealand
  • Nevirapine Aurobindo
    Aurobindo, Malta
  • Nevirapine Hspt
    HOSPtess, Hungary
  • Nevirapine Mylan
    Mylan, Poland; Mylan, Thailand
  • Nevirapine Sandoz
    Sandoz, United Kingdom
  • Nevirapine Teva
    Teva, Lithuania; Teva Pharma BV, Hungary
  • Nevirapine-Biochem United Pharm
    United Cell Biotech, China
  • Nevirapin-Hormosan
    Hormosan Pharma, Germany
  • Nevirapin-ratiopharm
    ratiopharm, Germany
  • Nevitrio (Nevirapine and Lamivudine, + Stavudine)
    Stada-VN JV, Vietnam
  • Nevivir
    Hetero, Georgia; Hetero, India
  • Nivepin
    Zifam India, Myanmar
  • Niverin
    Biogen, Colombia
  • Nuo Lan Pin
    Rotam Reddy, China
  • Protease
    Richmond, Argentina
  • SLN (Nevirapine andStavudine, + Lamivudine)
    CCM Duopharma Biotech, Malaysia
  • Sonke-LamiNevStav (Nevirapine and Stavudine, + Lamivudine)
    Ranbaxy, South Africa
  • Sonke-Nevirapine
    Ranbaxy, South Africa
  • Trezav (Nevirapine and Zidovudine, + Lamivudine)
    Mylan, India
  • Trezav Ped (Nevirapine and Zidovudine, + Lamivudine (pediatric))
    Mylan, India
  • Triomune (Nevirapine and Lamivudine, + Stavudine)
    Cipla, India; Cipla Medpro, South Africa
  • Triovix (Nevirapine and Lamivudine + Zidovudine)
    Beximco, Bangladesh
  • Trovir (Nevirapine and Lamivudine, + Zidovudine)
    Zifam India, Myanmar
  • Virainhi
    Dosa, Argentina
  • Viramun
    Boehringer Ingelheim, Georgia
  • Viramune
    Boeh.Ingel., Argentina; Boehringer Ingelheim, Australia; Boehringer Ingelheim, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Boehringer Ingelheim, Belgium; Boehringer Ingelheim, Brazil; Boehringer Ingelheim, Canada; Boehringer Ingelheim, Switzerland; Boehringer Ingelheim, Chile; Boehringer Ingelheim, China; Boehringer Ingelheim, Czech Republic; Boehringer Ingelheim, Germany; Boehringer Ingelheim, Denmark; Boehringer Ingelheim, France; Boehringer Ingelheim, United Kingdom; Boehringer Ingelheim, Greece; Boehringer Ingelheim, Hong Kong; Boehringer Ingelheim, Croatia (Hrvatska); Boehringer Ingelheim, Hungary; Boehringer Ingelheim, Ireland; Boehringer Ingelheim, Iceland; Boehringer Ingelheim, Italy; Boehringer Ingelheim, Lithuania; Boehringer Ingelheim, Latvia; Boehringer Ingelheim, Mexico; Boehringer Ingelheim, Malaysia; Boehringer Ingelheim, Netherlands; Boehringer Ingelheim, Norway; Boehringer Ingelheim, New Zealand; Boehringer Ingelheim, Oman; Boehringer Ingelheim, Portugal; Boehringer Ingelheim, Romania; Boehringer Ingelheim, Serbia; Boehringer Ingelheim, Sweden; Boehringer Ingelheim, Singapore; Boehringer Ingelheim, Slovenia; Boehringer Ingelheim, Slovakia; Boehringer Ingelheim, Thailand; Boehringer Ingelheim, Turkey; Boehringer Ingelheim, Taiwan; Boehringer Ingelheim, United States; Boehringer Ingelheim, South Africa; Boehringer Ingelheim International, Austria; Boehringer Ingelheim Japan, Japan
  • Viramune XR
    Boehringer Ingelheim, Canada; Boehringer Ingelheim, United States
  • Viravir
    Humax Pharmaceutical, Colombia
  • Virocomb-N (Nevirapine and Lamivudine, + Zidovudine)
    Ranbaxy, Myanmar
  • Virolans (Nevirapine and Lamivudine, + Stavudine)
    Ranbaxy, Myanmar
  • Virozen (Nevirapine and Lamivudine, + Stavudine)
    Zifam India, Myanmar
  • Wei Le Si
    XingHao Pharmaceutical, China
  • Zidolam-N (Nevirapine and Zidovudine, + Lamivudine)
    Hetero, India
  • Viramune
    Boehringer Ingelheim, Colombia; Boehringer Ingelheim, Israel; Boehringer Ingelheim, Mexico; Boehringer Ingelheim, New Zealand; Boehringer Ingelheim International, Austria

International Drug Name Search


BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Ph. Int.Pharmacopoea Internationalis
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

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