Tag: adverse effects

Interferon-Alfa Therapy Is Associated With A High Adverse Event Burden Among Hepatitis C Patients In Japan

New York, NY, USA & Tokyo, Japan – The hepatitis C virus (HCV) affects an estimated 170 million people globally, including 2 million people in Japan. Patients with HCV can go on to develop chronic infections, increasing their risk of hepatocellular carcinoma

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Common Adverse Effects And Health Care Costs In HIV Patients On Antiretroviral Therapies

Washington, DC, USA – Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is a retrovirus that attacks the immune system. More than one million people in the United States are affected by HIV. There is currently no cure for HIV; however, antiretroviral therapies such as

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