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Press Release

Hepsera (Adefovir Dipivoxil) Package Insert Updated

November 30, 2012

On November 29, 2012, FDA approved a labeling change for Hepsera (adefovir dipivoxil) package insert to include the following information under Section 5.5, Coadministration with Other Products, and to Section 17.1, Patient Counseling Information/Instructions for Safe Use.

  • Hepsera should not be used concurrently with Stribild (elvitegravir/cobicistat/emtricitabine/tenofovir disporoxil fumarate combination tablet).

Hepsera is nucleotide analogue for the treatment of chronic hepatitis B infection, manufactured by Gilead Sciences.

The complete, up-to-date Hepsera label may be viewed at Drugs@FDA.



  
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