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Epclusa shows manageable drug interaction profile with antiretrovirals

Epclusa shows manageable drug interaction profile with antiretrovirals
August 23, 2016

Epclusa showed a manageable drug interaction profile with commonly used antiretrovirals in treating patients co-infected with chronic HCV and HIV, according to a phase 1 trial.

“Overall, [sofosbuvir/velpatasvir (Epclusa, Gilead)] did not have clinically relevant drug interactions with the majority of antiretroviral regimens evaluated,” Annie Luetkemeyer, MD, associate professor at University of California San Francisco School of Medicine, told “Sofosbuvir/velpatasvir has a well characterized and manageable drug interaction profile with commonly used antiretroviral regimens.”

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