Interferon-Free Hepatitis C Therapy

@article{Pockros2012InterferonFreeHC,
  title={Interferon-Free Hepatitis C Therapy},
  author={Dr Paul J. Pockros},
  journal={Drugs},
  year={2012},
  volume={72},
  pages={1825-1831}
}
Two oral direct-acting antivirals (DAA) are now available for the treatment of chronic hepatitis C infection and several generations of DAA are in development. Expectations are that, at some time in the near future, hepatitis C will be ‘curable’ with an all-oral DAA regimen. This article reviews the current problems associated with interferon-based hepatitis C treatments that are combined with DAAs, including adverse events and complications of therapy, contraindications, drug-drug interactions… CONTINUE READING
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