Generic Content- Pegylated Interferon Alfa 2-A, Manufactured By:F.Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd, Switzerland
Pegasys is used to treat hepatitis C.Interferon is a protein that your body is constantly making, and your body makes even more interferon when it tries to fight off an infection, such as a virus. Youve experienced this if youve ever had the flu.For some infections, such as hepatitis C, patients can inject more interferon into their bodies to help fight the virus. The interferon in a PEGASYS injection is slightly different from the interferon your body makes. It is pegylated. This means it has a substance attached that helps it stay active in your body and fight hepatitis C longer.
Available As: 135Mg & 180Mg