NATCO PHARMA LIMITED (INDIA)
“Velpanat” contains the Drugs / Molecules called “Sofosbuvir & Velpatasvir”.
Velpanat has high overall cure rates of 99% for GT2 patients† and 95% for GT3 patients. Velpanat was also found to be highly effective in patients with GT1, GT4, GT5 and GT6, with overall cure rates ranging from 97–100%.
Velpanat is helpful for treatment of all Hepatitis C adults who are suffering from genotype 1-6 chronic hepatitis C virus.
SIDE EFFECTS :
- Common side effects include muscle pains, headache, nausea, rash, diarrhea, insomnia and cough.
- More severe reactions are connected with allergic reactions to the medications and cardiovascular problems.
- For the HIV combination Efavirenz / Emtricitabine / Tenofovir, which reduces the area under the curve (AUC) of Velpatasvir by about 50%, and the CYP3A4 and Pgp inducer Rifampicin, which reduces its AUC by about 80%, rendering it likely ineffective.
- Digoxin is eliminated by Pgp; its AUC is increased by about 30% in combination with Velpatasvir and Sofosbuvir.
- Substances that reduce gastric acid, such as Antacids, H2 blockers, and Proton pump inhibitors, reduce Velpatasvir AUC by 20–40%.
- Do not use more than prescribed dose.
- If you suspect you may have overdosed, call your healthcare provider.
- Do not take extra dose to make up for the missed dose.
- Velpanat is a prescription drug and should be used under proper medical guidance and advice.
- Caution should be exercised in patients with history of stomach problem, liver, kidney, or heart disease during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
400 mg Sofosbuvir / 100 mg Velpatasvir
1 X 28 Tablets (Plastic Container)
Store at room temperature
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Velpanat also available as
Gilead Science, INC
"Epclusa" contains the Drugs / Molecules called “Velpatasvir & Sofosbuvir”. Epclusa has high overall cure rates of 99% for GT2 patients and 95% for GT3 patients. Velpanat was also found to be highly effective in patients with GT1, GT4, GT5 and GT6, with overall cure rates ranging from 97–100%.
“Velpanat” is the generic version of "Epclusa" and both contains same drugs “Velpatasvir & Sofosbuvir”.