Published in Hepatitis Weekly, March 28th, 2005
"Improved treatment regimens for patients with chronic hepatitis C, genotype 1 and high viral load are needed. Increasing the dose of ribavirin has increased the response rate, but experience with doses of more than 1,200 mg/day is limited. The aim of this study was to investigate the safety and tolerance to treatment with a high and individualized dose of ribavirin in combination with peginterferon," scientists writing in the journal Hepatology report.
"Ten patients with chronic hepatitis C, genotype 1 and high viral load were treated with peginterferon alfa-2a and...
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