Sovaldi Sofosbuvir 400 mg Tablets
Brand Name: Sovaldi
Manufacturer: Gilead Sciences Inc
Marketed by: Gilead Sciences Inc and Mylan Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
Strength: 400 mg
Packing: Pack of 28 Tablets
Sovaldi Sofosbuvir 400mg Tablets
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Private Limited has launched Gilead Sciences' Sovaldi (sofosbuvir 400mg tablets) in India. Sovaldi is indicated for the treatment of chronic hepatitis C infection, a blood-borne infectious disease, as a component of a combination antiviral treatment regimen. It is estimated that approximately 12 million people are chronically infected with hepatitis C in India.
Sovaldi Sofosbuvir 400mg
Sovaldi 400mg is an antiviral medication that prevents hepatitis C virus (HCV) from multiplying in your body. This drug is a prescription drug. It’s available as an oral tablet.
Sovaldi Sofosbuvir 400mg Uses:
Sofosbuvir 400mg is used with other antiviral medications (such as ribavirin, peginterferon, daclatasvir) to treat chronic (long-lasting) hepatitis C, a viral infection of the liver. It works by reducing the amount of hepatitis C virus in your body, which may help your liver recover.
Side Effects of Sovaldi 400 mg Tablets
Tiredness, headache, nausea, diarrhea, itchy skin, difficulty sleeping, or irritability may occur. If any of these effects persist or worsen, tell your doctor or pharmacist promptly.
Tell your doctor right away if you have any serious side effects, including signs of low red blood cell count (such as unusual tiredness, rapid breathing, pale skin, shortness of breath, fast heartbeat).
This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care, provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.
SAFETY INFORMATION OF SOVALDI 400 MG TABLETS
- Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history.
- Before having surgery, tell your doctor or dentist about all the products you use.
- Sofosbuvir is used in combination with ribavirin. Ribavirin can cause birth defects or death in an unborn baby.
- It is unknown if this medication passes into breast milk. Consult your doctor before breastfeeding.