Speciality
Spotlight

 




           

Clinical Pharmacology

       

     





Lamivudine,
HBV Infection

    

  • C-L
    Lai, for the Asia Hepatitis Lamivudine Study Group (Queen Mary Hosp,
    Hong Kong, China): A One-Year
    Trial of Lamivudine for Chronic Hepatitis B
    .

    N. Engl J Med,
    339:61-68, 1998.




     


    Interferon-a,
    now the only treatment specifically approved for hepatitis B
    infection causing chronic hepatitis B is least effective in Asian
    patients, who form the largest number of hepatitis B infection.
    In a one-year double-blind trial using Lamivudine in Chinese
    patients, there was substantially histologic improvement in many
    patients. Dosage of
    Lamivudine was 100mg daily.

       



  
 



 

     

Speciality Spotlight

 

           
Clinical Pharmacology
       

     

Lamivudine, HBV Infection
    

  • C-L Lai, for the Asia Hepatitis Lamivudine Study Group (Queen Mary Hosp, Hong Kong, China): A One-Year Trial of Lamivudine for Chronic Hepatitis B.
    N. Engl J Med, 339:61-68, 1998.


     
    Interferon-a, now the only treatment specifically approved for hepatitis B infection causing chronic hepatitis B is least effective in Asian patients, who form the largest number of hepatitis B infection. In a one-year double-blind trial using Lamivudine in Chinese patients, there was substantially histologic improvement in many patients. Dosage of Lamivudine was 100mg daily.
       

    

 

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