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Viral Infections

VICTRELIS (boceprevir) 200mg capsules by Merck

Victrelis Approved for Chronic Hepatitis C

Merck announced that the FDA has approved Victrelis (boceprevir), a hepatitis C virus protease inhibitor, for the treatment of chronic hepatitis C genotype 1 infection, in combination with peginterferon alfa and ribavirin, in adult patients ≥18 years of age with compensated liver disease, including cirrhosis, who are previously untreated or who have failed previous interferon and ribavirin therapy.