[Therapeutic experiences with the immunostimulator inosine pranobex]

Fortschr Med. 1984 Oct 4;102(37):932-4.
[Article in German]


The reason for giving substances with immunostimulatory properties is to restore or normalize immune functions. Since various human pathogenic viruses can induce immunodepression, the administration of immunostimulants offers a possibility for therapeutic intervention in the immune system. This could be demonstrated. Various virus infections can effectively be influenced by the synthetic immunostimulating agent Inosine Pranobex.

Publication types

  • English Abstract

MeSH terms

  • Antibody Formation / drug effects*
  • Encephalitis / drug therapy
  • Female
  • Herpes Genitalis / drug therapy
  • Herpes Labialis / drug therapy
  • Herpes Zoster / drug therapy
  • Humans
  • Immunity, Cellular / drug effects*
  • Immunologic Deficiency Syndromes / drug therapy
  • Inosine / analogs & derivatives*
  • Inosine Pranobex / therapeutic use*
  • Male
  • Subacute Sclerosing Panencephalitis / drug therapy
  • Virus Diseases / drug therapy*


  • Inosine
  • Inosine Pranobex