Clevudine


Concise Prescribing Info
Indications/Uses
Chronic hepatitis B.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult : PO 30 mg once daily, for up to 24 wk.
Dosage Details
Oral
Chronic hepatitis B
Adult: 30 mg once daily, for up to 24 wk.
Action
Description: Clevudine is a L-thymidine analogue that is a substrate for 3 intracellular enzymes, namely, cytoslic thymidine kinase, cytosolic deoxycytidine kinase and mitochondrial deoxypyrimidine kinase. It interferes with hepatitis B viral cell replication by inhibiting the activity of viral DNA polymerase and reverse transcriptase.
MIMS Class
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