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Invirase is an antiviral medicine used to treat adults infected with the human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV 1), a virus that causes acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS). Invirase should only be used in combination with ritonavir (another antiviral medicine) and other antiviral medicines.
Invirase contains the active substance saquinavir.
Invirase : EPAR - Summary for the public (PDF/96.85 KB)
First published: 01/12/2008
Last updated: 17/05/2018
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Roche Registration GmbH
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10/03/2023 Invirase - EMEA/H/C/000113 - N/0139
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Antivirals for systemic use
Invirase is indicated for the treatment of HIV-1-infected adult patients. Invirase should only be given in combination with ritonavir and other antiretroviral medicinal products.
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