CAIRO: Minister of Health Adel al-Adawy announced that two new
hepatitis C drugs, Harvoni and Viekira, are to be available at the
hepatitis treatment centers by next November, youm7 reported Wednesday.
There are 2.3 million hepatitis C patients in Egypt, while 996,642
patients applied on the website of the National Committee for the
Control of Viral Hepatitis to be treated by Sovaldi until last June,
according to Adawy.
He added that 85,536 patients were provided with the treatment until the end of June.
Labels: access to treatment, Harvoni, Hepatitis C in Egypt, Viekira Pak