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How do you take Harvoni?

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Ledipasvir-sofosbuvir (Harvoni) is a pill you take once a day for 2 to 6 months. How long you'll take it depends on how much of the virus is in your blood (your doctor might call it your viral load), as well as:

Talk to your doctor if you have any questions about how to take your medications.

  • Your health history
  • Which hep C treatments you've taken
  • Other health issues (like cirrhosis)

SOURCES:

CDC: “Hepatitis C Questions and Answers for the Public.”

Infohep.org: “Hepatitis C treatment factsheet: Harvoni (sofosbuvir + ledipasvir).”

Hepatitis C Online: “Ledipasvir-Sofosbuvir (Harvoni).”

Merck Manual: “Overview of Chronic Hepatitis.”

The Hepatitis Trust: “Harvoni.”

Treatment Action Group: “Harvoni Fact Sheet.”

University of Maryland School of Pharmacy: “Transferability of Economic Evaluation Studies: Is There a Generally Accepted Alternative Price Benchmark to the Wac Price?”

Hepatitis C Online: "Ledipasvir-Sofosbuvir (Harvoni)."

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs: “Viral Hepatitis and Liver Disease.”

Reviewed by Melinda Ratini on May 30, 2020

SOURCES:

CDC: “Hepatitis C Questions and Answers for the Public.”

Infohep.org: “Hepatitis C treatment factsheet: Harvoni (sofosbuvir + ledipasvir).”

Hepatitis C Online: “Ledipasvir-Sofosbuvir (Harvoni).”

Merck Manual: “Overview of Chronic Hepatitis.”

The Hepatitis Trust: “Harvoni.”

Treatment Action Group: “Harvoni Fact Sheet.”

University of Maryland School of Pharmacy: “Transferability of Economic Evaluation Studies: Is There a Generally Accepted Alternative Price Benchmark to the Wac Price?”

Hepatitis C Online: "Ledipasvir-Sofosbuvir (Harvoni)."

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs: “Viral Hepatitis and Liver Disease.”

Reviewed by Melinda Ratini on May 30, 2020

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