Peginterferon alfa-2a

Red

Brand Name(s):Pegasys, ViraferonPeg, PegIntron

Indication:Chronic Hepatitis B&C / Chronic Hepatitis C

Rationale:1,2,3,8

Considered:Sep-06

Review Date:Mar-20

Comments:
NICE TA 331
Simeprevir (also known as Olysio) with peginterferon alfa and ribavirin is recommended as a possible treatment for adults with genotype 1 or 4 chronic hepatitis C.

Full guidance available at:http://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/ta331/resources/guidance-simeprevir-in-combination-with-peginterferon-alfa-and-ribavirin-for-treating-genotypes1-and4-chronic-hepatitisc-pdf
Feb 2015