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July 20, 2017

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Learn more about Gilead’s Vosevi for the re-treatment of Hepatitis C.

FDA Approves Gilead’s Vosevi for Re-treatment of Hepatitis C

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved 12 weeks of Gilead Sciences’ Vosevi (sofosbuvir/velpatasvir/voxilaprevir) for the re-treatment of adults with all genotypes of hepatitis C virus (HCV) who do not have cirrhosis or who have compensated cirrhosis (the milder form of the severe liver disease).

More specifically, the approval is for a second hep C treatment for those with genotypes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 or 6 who were previously treated with an HCV regimen containing a direct-acting antiviral (DAA) from the NS5A inhibitor class or for those with genotype 1a or 3 who were previously treated with a Sovaldi (sofosbuvir)-containing regimen that did not include an NS5A inhibitor.

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  • Narinder Saini

    From where i will take the treatment in Punjab pin code. 146001 ( India )

    • Narinder Saini

      I want to retreat Hep-C.

      Last time i m clear the SVR process and get a certificate.
      Still positive may be disease growing

  • Nana

    Now they need to find a cure for hepatitis B

    • Tony Nobaloney

      Big pharma is not going to make the kind of profits from a cure as they will from the rip off prices of treatment and re-treatment pills.

  • Sohail Anjum

    Now this is Available in Market?

  • anne erdman

    I had all those symptoms , fatigue, heart palps, dizziness, vertigo, memory loss , mild random chest pains, with treatment of Harvoni, I would not report, while on Harvoni, as I was dead if I did and dead if I didn’t take Harvoni risk… I was stage 3-4 in 2010, but after 7yrs of holistic changes I was a stage 2-3 that NO doctor would admit to or credit diet and supplements especially “Milk Thistle”….I am now 2+yrs recovered (thank you God) and still have re-accurring symptoms and struggle more than other times randomly with side effects , that are not credited to this whole disease and process of medication….I am alive and grateful

  • Dennis Cyr

    Is there A retreatment if you have cirrhosis does anybody know

    • hepette

      GOOGLE IT!