New Drugs For Hepatitis C: Boceprevir Vs Telaprevir

Researchers working on finding a cure for hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection will look back on 2011 as a year of achievement. A United States Food and Drug Administration advisory committee collectively recommended that two new hepatitis C drugs, boceprevir and...

Drug to Aid Hepatitis C Treatment

Two studies show that adding an experimental drug, boceprevir to the existing two-drug treatment for hepatitis C appears remarkably more effective than the standard therapy. The current treatment for hepatitis C, a chronic liver infection, is by using the antivirals...