Hepatitis C drug sofosbuvir
Sofosbuvir is a drug used in combination with other medicines for treating hepatitis C infection or HCV. It is a nucleotide analog in market since the year 2013. Compared to earlier medicines, drugs based on Sofosbuvir offer a higher rate of cure with lesser side effects. Also, the therapy duration is diminished two to four times. Sofosbuvir permits the treatment of patients without the usage of peginterferon. Peginterferon is an injectible drug that has harsh side effects.