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Viramune (Nevirapine)

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An Overview of Viramune (Nevirapine)

Brand Name: Viramune XR, Viramune Other Name(s): NVP, extended-release nevirapine Drug Class: Non-nucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors

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Nevirapine (Viramune)

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What Is Nevirapine? Who Should Take It? What About Drug Resistance? How Is It Taken? What Are the Side Effects? How Does It React With Other Drugs?

What Is Nevirapine?

Nevirapine is a drug used as part of antiretroviral...

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Brand name: Viramune XR and Viramune

Generic name: nevirapine, or NVP

Class: Non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (non-nucleoside, NNRTI, or non-nuke)

Manufacturer: Boehringer Ingelheim,, (800) 274-8651

AWP: $632.68 f...

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Viramune (Nevirapine)

Viramune is supplied in 200 mg tablets that are white, oval and biconvex. One side is embossed with "54 193," with a single-line bisect separating them. The opposite side has a single-line bisect. Other dose formulations of Viramune are available. Do...

By The Center for AIDS Information & Advocacy
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Nevirapine and Vivid Dreams

There are currently three licensed non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NNRTIs or non-nukes) available:

delavirdine (Rescriptor) efavirenz (Sustiva) nevirapine (Viramune)

Of these three drugs, efavirenz is well known for its side ef...

By Sean R. Hosein for Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange