Copegus OverviewThe most successful ribavirin derivative to date is the 3-carboxamidine derivative of the parent 3-carboxamide, first reported in 1973 by J. T. Witkowski et al., and now called taribavirin (former names "viramidine" and "ribamidine"). This drug shows a similar spectrum of antiviral activity to ribavirin, which is not surprising as it is now known to be a pro-drug for ribavirin. Taribavirin, however, has useful properties of less erythrocyte-trapping and better liver-target...
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:
- Capsule: 200mg
- For Solution: 6gm/vial
- Powder for Reconstitution: 6g
- Solution: 40mg/ml
- Tablet: 200mg, 400mg, 500mg, 600mg
NDC Database Records for Copegus: (1 result)Sorted by National Drug Code
- 0004-0086 Copegus 200 mg Oral Tablet by Genentech, Inc.
Other drugs which contain Ribavirin or a similar ingredient: (10 results)
- REBETOL Ribavirin
- RIBASPHERE Ribavirin
- RIBAVARIN Ribavirin2 discussions
- RIBAVIRIN 2 discussions
- VIRAZOLE Ribavirin
- INTERFERON ALFA-2B + RIBAVIRIN
- PEGINTERFERON Peginterferon Alfa-2a + Ribavirin1 discussion
- PEGINTERFERON ALFA-2A + RIBAVIRIN 1 discussion
- PEGINTRON/REBETOL COMBO PACK Peginterferon Alfa-2b + Ribavirin
- REBETRON Interferon Alfa-2b + Ribavirin