Description and Brand Names
Drug information provided by: IBM Micromedex
US Brand Name
- Ribasphere Ribapak
Ribavirin is used in combination with injectable interferon alfa-2b, peginterferon alfa-2a, or peginterferon alfa-2b to treat chronic hepatitis C infection. The combination of ribavirin and peginterferon alfa-2b is used to treat adults and children 3 years of age and older who show symptoms of liver damage. Ribavirin is an antiviral agent that treats hepatitis C virus.
This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription.
This product is available in the following dosage forms: