Sofosbuvir is a prescription medication that is used alongside other medications to treat chronic hepatitis C. Sofosbuvir is an antiviral medication and works by preventing the hepatitis C virus (HCV) from multiplying in the body.
Make sure to always read the patient information and instructions before using this medication. Always follow your doctor’s directions.
Tell your doctor and pharmacist:
You should also know:
Common side effects of sofosbuvir include but are not limited to:
Get medical help if you have any of the following side effects of sofosbuvir:
If you take sofosbuvir and the heart rhythm medication amiodarone, speak to your doctor if you experience any of the following:
What should I do if I miss a dose of Sofosbuvir?
If you miss a dose of Sofosbuvir, you should take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip your missed dose.
What is the strength of sofosbuvir?
Sofosbuvir is available in a strength of 400mg.