Current and Future Medications for Hepatitis C (cont.)
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What are the side effects of DAAs?
The most common side effects of DAAs include:
Less frequent side effects may include:
Other side effects of DAAs include:
The addition of protease inhibitors to PegIFN/RBV is associated with an additional decrease in red blood cells (anemia) and white blood cells (neutropenia) compared with PegIFN/RBV alone.
Daklinza commonly causes
Certain heart rhythm medications, especially amiodarone (Cordarone, Pacerone), can cause slow heart beat or heart block and should be avoided with daclatasvir.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 4/21/2016
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