Facts of SOVALDI(Sofosbuvir) Tablets ?
- Medicine Name: SOVALDI
- Generic Name: SOFOSBUVIR
- Date of Approval: 6.12.2013
- Company Name: GILEAD SCIENCES, INC.
SOVALDI is a hepatitis C virus (HCV) nucleotide analog NS5B polymerase inhibitor indicated for the treatment of chronic hepatitis C (CHC) infection as a component of a combination antiviral treatment regimen.
SOVALDI efficacy has been established in subjects with HCV genotype 1, 2, 3 or 4 infection, including those with hepatocellular carcinoma meeting Milan criteria (awaiting liver transplantation) and those with HCV/HIV-1 co-infection
The following points should be considered when initiating treatment with SOVALDI:
SOVALDI tablets are yellow, capsule-shaped, film-coated tablets containing 400 mg sofosbuvir debossed with “GSI” on one side and “7977” on the other side. Each bottle contains 28 tablets (NDC 61958-1501-1), a silica gel desiccant, polyester coil and is closed with a child-resistant closure.