- Roferon-A (interferon alfa-2 a)
Roferon-A (interferon alfa-2 a)
ROFERON-A is used in the treatment of viral infections of the liver (chronic active hepatitis B and chronic hepatitis C). ROFERON-A may be used in combination with ribavirin for the treatment of chronic hepatitis C in patients who have relapsed to previous interferon monotherapy treatment.
ROFERON-A is also used in the treatment of various types of cancer such as, kidney cancer (renal cell carcinoma), cancer of the lymph glands (cutaneous T-cell lymphoma), blood cancer (hairy cell leukaemia, chronic myelogenous leukaemia (CML) and other bone marrow conditions causing platelet disorders), AIDS-related cancer (Kaposi's sarcoma), and low-grade non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. ROFERON-A may be used in combination with AVASTIN for the treatment of kidney cancer.
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