Indinavir is an antiviral medication in a group of HIV medicines called protease (PRO-tee-ayz) inhibitors. Indinavir prevents human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) cells from multiplying in your body. Indinavir is used to treat HIV, which causes acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). Indinavir is not a cure for HIV or AIDS. Indinavir may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Crixivan is a Human Immunodeficiency Virus protease inhibitor, which contains magnesium stearate and anhydrous lactose. Crixivan capsules have shells with inactive ingredients as well as dyes like gelatin and titanium dioxide. Crixivan blocks the HIV cells from multiplying in the body, thereby preventing the occurrence of Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome.