• Investigational dose of oral interferon-free treatment can cure hepatitis C in children

    1 month ago - By ScienceDaily

    A study that evaluated an investigational dosage of once-daily ledipasvir 45 mg/sofosbuvir 200 mg in children aged six to 11 years infected with HCV, found that 99 percent of children had undetectable levels of HCV-RNA 12 weeks after treatment, report researchers. The study showed that the fixed-dose combination of LDV/SOF was well-tolerated, and no patients experienced serious adverse events related to the study drug.
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