Natco Pharma Launches First Generic Hep C Med in India

Jan. 2, 2017

Hyderabad-based Natco Pharma has launched the first generic version of Gilead's Sofosbuvir in Nepal.

Sofosbuvir 400mg/Velpatasvir 100mg fixed dose combination is sold by Gilead Sciences, under the brand name Epclusa.

Natco will market Sofosbuvir under the name Velpanat as a single tablet regimen for the treatment of adults with genotype 1-6 chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection.

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