Ribavirin virazole

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Avatar n tn Just a couple of things - Copegus, Rebetol, and Virazole are brand names for the generic drug, ribavirin. (In Canada, it's only Virazole.) As best I understand it, the microscopic results indicate 1. Some scar tissue is forming [ fibrosis . . . presence of portal fibrosis with focal bridging fibrosis ]; 2. Decreased flow through the veins, and arteries, causing the system to create alternate routes inside and outside the liver [ mild bile ductular proliferation . . .
132578 tn?1189759437 Pegylation describes a chemical process that makes the interferon last longer in the body. Ribavirin, also known as Virazole, is like an antibiotic for certain viruses. By itself, ribavirin has little effect on HCV, but it can be an effective hepatitis C medication effective in combination with interferon. Most people tolerate these hepatitis C medications fairly well, but some side effects are common. These side effects range from mild to debilitating.
Avatar f tn It is a class of drugs called NS3/4A protease inhibitors. Ribivirin is the generic name for the brand names Copegus, Rebetol, Ribasphere, Vilona, and Virazole. It is in a class of drugs known as nucleoside inhibitors RIBASPHERE® is Three Rivers Pharmaceuticals’ brand name for ribavirin Rebetol is Merck Pharmaceuticals name for ribivirin.