Treatment of chronic type B hepatitis with multiple ten-day courses of adenine arabinoside monophosphate.

@article{Hoofnagle1985TreatmentOC,
  title={Treatment of chronic type B hepatitis with multiple ten-day courses of adenine arabinoside monophosphate.},
  author={Jay H. Hoofnagle and Gary L. Davis and R de G Hanson and S C Pappas and Marion G. Peters and Mark I. Avigan and Jeanne G. Waggoner and Rebecca Howard and E. Anthony Jones and Stephen E. Straus},
  journal={Journal of medical virology},
  year={1985},
  volume={15 2},
  pages={121-8}
}
Ten patients with chronic type B hepatitis were treated with three courses of adenine arabinoside monosphosphate (Ara-AMP). The drug was given intramuscularly at a dosage of 10 mg/kg/day in ten-day courses during each of three sequential months. The patients were all men, aged 31-61 years, who were known to have had chronic hepatitis for one to four years… CONTINUE READING