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  • n. pegylated interferon

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  • Our Best Buy Drugs report analyzed the evidence for the two available pegylated interferons — peginterferon alfa-2b (PegIntron) and peginterferon alfa-2a (Pegasys) — and found that while neither has been shown to be clearly more effective or safe, there is a considerable difference in price.

    Hepatitis C case underscores importance of testing, treatment

  • All groups were treated with peginterferon and ribavirin.

    New drug may boost hepatitis C treatment

  • Boceprevir, a protease inhibitor, along with peginterferon and ribavirin increases response rates in previously untreated patients," said Dr. Raj Reddy, co-researcher of one of the studies and director of hepatology and medical director of liver transplantation at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia."

    New drug may boost hepatitis C treatment

  • These patients had been previously treated with peginterferon and ribavirin.

    New drug may boost hepatitis C treatment

  • For those receiving boceprevir, the response rate was as high as 66%, compared with 21% for those receiving only peginterferon and ribavirin, the researchers found.

    New drug may boost hepatitis C treatment

  • Our Best Buy Drugs report analyzed the evidence for the two available pegylated interferons—peginterferon alfa-2b (PegIntron) and peginterferon alfa-2a (Pegasys)—and found that while neither has been shown to be clearly more effective or safe, there is a considerable difference in price.

    Hepatitis C case underscores importance of testing, treatment

  • Part 1 of the trial is evaluating 12-week regimens of interferon-free PSI-7977 400mg QD with ribavirin (RBV), and three abbreviated duration peginterferon (Peg-IFN) regimens of 4, 8, or 12 weeks in treatment-naive patients with HCV GT2 or GT3.

  • People in Part A and Part B of the study were randomized to receive either 12 weeks of telaprevir or placebo in combination with peginterferon alfa-2a Pegasys

  • Worldwide sales of PEGINTRON peginterferon alfa-2b for chronic hepatitis C were $198 million for the fourth quarter and $737 million for the full year of 2010.

  • There are other possible side effects of INCIVEK, and side effects associated with peginterferon alfa and ribavirin also apply to INCIVEK combination treatment.

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