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*  Elbasvir/grazoprevir
... and Ribavirin for Chronic Hepatitis C Virus Genotype 1 Infection After Failure of Pegylated Interferon and Ribavirin With an ... Low red blood cell count has occurred when co-administered with ribavirin in some cases. The most important risks are Alanine ... Additional ribavirin costs can add between $500 and $900. These cheaper prescriptions are however interferon-based treatments ... Zepatier is indicated for treatment with or without use of ribavirin, as well. Zepatier has shown enough efficacy to be ...
*  Taribavirin
Gish, Robert G. (January 2006). "Treating HCV with ribavirin analogues and ribavirin-like molecules". Journal of Antimicrobial ... It is a prodrug of ribavirin, active against a number of DNA and RNA viruses. Taribavirin has better liver-targeting than ... It is expected eventually to be the drug of choice for viral hepatitis syndromes in which ribavirin is active. These include ... Taribavirin is as active against influenza as ribavirin in animal models, with slightly less toxicity, so it may also ...
*  Ribavirin
... has also been used as a treatment for herpes simplex virus. One small study found that ribavirin treatment reduced ... The mechanism of action of ribavirin is not entirely clear. Ribavirin was patented in 1971 and approved for medical use in 1986 ... Viramidine's slightly superior toxicological properties may eventually cause it to replace ribavirin in all uses of ribavirin. ... Smith RA & Kirkpatrick W (eds.) (1980). "Ribavirin: structure and antiviral activity relationships". Ribavirin: A Broad ...
*  List of adverse effects of ribavirin
"COPEGUS (RIBAVIRIN) TABLET, FILM COATED [GENENTECH, INC]". DailyMed. Genentech, Inc. February 2013. Retrieved 23 February 2014 ... List of adverse effects of ribavirin by frequency. Viral pharyngitis Anemia Neutropenia Appetite loss Weight loss Depression ... RIBAVIRIN) CAPSULES" (PDF). TGA eBusiness Services. Merck Sharp & Dohme (Australia) Pty Limited. 29 April 2013. Retrieved 23 ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Pharmacy: Drugs and Medications: R: Ribavirin
Used for chronic hepatitis B or C patient treatment.
*  Milan Panić
"Ribavirin History". News-Medical.net. Retrieved 2016-02-19. "Aerosolization of Ribavirin through a Mask, Hood, or Tent" (PDF). ... In 1985, ribavirin was approved under the name Virazole by the Food and Drug Administration for the treatment of respiratory ... In 1991, ICN created the SPAG-2 (Small Particle Aerosol Generator) nebulizer to administer an aerosolized form of ribavirin ... "Rebetol, Ribasphere (ribavirin) dosing, indications, interactions, adverse effects, and more". reference.medscape.com. ...
*  Lassa fever
Additionally, ribavirin is almost twice as effective when given intravenously as when taken by mouth. Ribavirin is a prodrug ... The antiviral medication, ribavirin may be useful when given early. These measures improve outcomes. Descriptions of the ... Effective therapy with ribavirin". The New England Journal of Medicine. 314 (1): 20-26. doi:10.1056/NEJM198601023140104. ISSN ... Because of treatment with ribavirin, fatality rates are continuing to decline. The number of people infected by Lassa range ...
*  Kadmon Corporation
"Ribasphere® (ribavirin, USP) Tablets and Capsules". Kadmon.com. Retrieved 8 December 2012. "INFERGEN® (Interferon alfacon-1)". ... It also signed an agreement with Ontario, Canada-based Valeant Pharmaceuticals for their Hepatitis C drugs ribavirin and ... ribavirin, USP) tablets for the treatment of chronic hepatitis C INFERGEN (interferon alfacon-1) injection for the treatment of ...
*  Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever
Ribavirin is effective in vitro and has been used by mouth during outbreaks,[citation needed] but there is no trial evidence to ... The medication ribavirin may also help. It occurs in Africa, the Balkans, the Middle East, and Asia. Often it occurs in ... The United States armed forces maintain special stocks of ribavirin to protect personnel deployed to Afghanistan and Iraq from ... Alternatively, many scientists appear to believe that treatment of CCHF with ribavirin is more practical than prevention, but ...
*  Brazilian hemorrhagic fever
He was successfully treated with ribavirin. Ribavirin is thought to be effective in treating the illness, similar to other ... Ribavirin was not given in these first two cases. Four years later, in 1994, a researcher was exposed to the virus in a level 3 ... Compared to the patients who did not receive ribavirin, the patient who was treated with it had a shorter and less severe ...
*  Dasabuvir
When Viekira Pak was used without Ribavirin, nausea, severe itching, and insomnia occurred in more than 5% of the subjects. ... Ribavirin may also additionally be used. These combinations result in a cure in more than 90% of people. It is taken by mouth ...
*  Jean-François Rossignol
... and Ribavirin. Gastroenterology 2009b; 136:856-862.. ...
*  Sofosbuvir
However, when used in combination with ribavirin or peginterferon alfa/ribavirin, or others, the contraindications applicable ... Pregnant women with hepatitis C who take ribavirin have shown some cases of birth defects and death in their fetus. It is ... "Copegus (Ribavirin, USP Tablets) Medication Guide" (PDF). Roche. Archived (PDF) from the original on 29 October 2014. Retrieved ... Sofosbuvir used alone and in combination with other drugs such as ribavirin with or without a peginterferon has a good safety ...
*  Peginterferon alfa-2a
Use with ribavirin is not recommended during pregnancy. Pegylated interferon alfa-2a is in the alpha interferon family of ... For hepatitis C it is typically used together with ribavirin and cure rates are between 24 and 92%. For hepatitis B it may be ... For genotype 1 hepatitis C treated with pegylated interferon-alfa-2a or pegylated interferon-alfa-2b combined with ribavirin, ...
*  Peginterferon alfa-2b
Use with ribavirin is not recommended during pregnancy. One of the major mechanisms of PEG-interferon alpha-2b utilizes the JAK ... Use with ribavirin is not recommended during pregnancy. Pegylated interferon alfa-2b is in the alpha interferon family of ... For hepatitis C it is typically used with ribavirin and cure rates are between 33 and 82%. For melanoma it is used in addition ... For hepatitis C it is typically used with ribavirin. For melanoma it is used in addition to surgery. For hepatitis C it may ...
*  Lujo virus
Treatment with ribavirin seemed to have cured the only surviving patient with Lujo Virus, but because the 5 affected in 2008 ... The fifth case was treated with ribavirin early after onset of clinical disease (was detected through active contact tracing), ... an antiviral drug which is effective in treating Lassa fever, and survived; however, ribavirin's effectiveness against Lujo ...
*  HCV in children and pregnancy
Treatment of children has been with interferon and ribavirin. The response to treatment is similar to that in adults. It shows ... Both pegylated interferon and ribavirin are unsuitable for use in pregnancy and infancy: newer methods of treatment are ...
*  Canine distemper
February 2008). "In vitro efficacy of ribavirin against canine distemper virus". Antiviral Res. 77 (2): 108-13. doi:10.1016/j. ...
*  House Divided
Foreman has the team treat the virus with ribavirin. House (with Amber) drops by Wilson's office to discover why Wilson has not ...
*  Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis
The treatment for the SSPE infection is the immunomodulator interferon and specific antiviral medication-ribavirin and inosine ... Intrathecal interferon alpha combined with intravenous ribavirin.[citation needed] In the classic presentation of the disease ...
*  Aniru Conteh
As his condition worsened, he was treated with intravenous ribavirin. Conteh initially survived the critical stage of Lassa ...
*  Argentine hemorrhagic fever
Ribavirin also has shown some promise in treating arenaviral diseases. The disease was first detected in the 1950s in the Junín ...
*  Mutation rate
Studies have shown that treating RNA viruses such as poliovirus with ribavirin produce results consistent with the idea that ... Crotty S, Cameron CE, Andino R (June 2001). "RNA virus error catastrophe: direct molecular test by using ribavirin". Proc. Natl ...
*  Hepatitis E
The use of low doses of ribavirin over a three-month period has been associated with viral clearance in about two-thirds of ... In terms of treatment, ribavirin is not registered for hepatitis E treatment, though off-label experience for treating chronic ... Other possible treatments include pegylated interferon or a combination of ribavirin and pegylated interferon. In general, ... "Ribavirin for Chronic Hepatitis E Virus Infection in Transplant Recipients". New England Journal of Medicine. 370 (12): 1111- ...
*  Mycophenolic acid
A combination of mycophenolate and ribavirin has been found to stop infection by and replication of dengue virus in vitro. ... "Inhibition of dengue virus replication by mycophenolic acid and ribavirin". The Journal of General Virology. 87 (Pt 7): 1947-52 ...