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Antiretroviral Drugs Approved By FDA for HIV

September 21, 1998

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Brand Name Generic Name Firm Name Approval Date
Retrovir Capsules zidovudine, AZT Glaxo Wellcome 19 March 87
Retrovir Syrup zidovudine, AZT Glaxo Wellcome 28 September 89
Retrovir Injection zidovudine, AZT Glaxo Wellcome 02 February 90
Videx didanosine, ddI Bristol Myers-
Squibb
09 October 91
Hivid zalcitabine,ddC Hoffman-La
Roche
19 June 92
Zerit stavudine, d4T Bristol Myers-
Squibb
24 June 94
Epivir lamivudine, 3TC Glaxo Wellcome 17 November 95
Invirase saquinavir Hoffman-La
Roche
06 December 95
Norvir ritonavir Abbott
Laboratories
01 March 96
Crixivan indinavir Merck & Co., Inc. 13 March 96
Viramune nevirapine Boehringer
Ingelheim
Pharmaceuticals,
Inc.
21 June 96
Viracept nelfinavir Agouron
Pharmaceuticals
14 March 97
Rescriptor delavirdine Pharmacia &
Upjohn
04 April 97
Combivir zidovudine and lamivudine Glaxo Wellcome 26 September 97
Fortovase saquinavir Hoffman-La
Roche
07 November 97
Sustiva efavirenz DuPont Pharmaceuticals 17 September 98

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