Sofovir 400 mg tablet of Hetero Healthcare is a generic version of Sovaldi from Gilead.
Sofovir (Sofosbuvir) is a prescription medicine used with other antiviral medicines to treat chronic (lasting a long time) hepatitis C genotype 1, 2, 3, and 4 infection in adults. Compared to previous treatments,Sofovir (Sofosbuvir) based regimens provide a higher cure rate, fewer side effects, and a two- to four-fold reduced duration of therapy
Sofovir (Sofosbuvir) mechanism of action involves inhibiting the enzyme which is necessary for the virus multiplication. A complete cure may even be possible using Sofovir (Sofosbuvir). Chronic hepatitis C is a serious infection of the liver which occurs following an infection with the hepatitis C virus. Upon reaching the cells of the liver, the virus begins to multiply, which it achieves by means of copying its DNA and RNA. Sofovir (Sofosbuvir) of Hetero Healthcare is known as a nucleotide polymerase inhibitor, and it works directly on the virus itself.
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- Dosage and Administration : Sofovir (sofosbuvir)
The dosage of Sofovir (sofosbuvir) schedule must be individualized by the physician in charge of treatment, and will vary according to the viral genotype that is being treated.
The recommended daily dose of Sofovir Sofosbuvir is 400mg tablet to be taken once daily with or without food. Sofosbuvir should be used in combination with Ribavirin or in combination with Pegylated Interferon and Ribavirin for the treatment of CHC (Chronic Hepatitis C) in adults.
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Sofovir is to be taken strictly under Medical Supervision of Hepatologist/Gastroenterologist/HCV only