ledipasvir

noun
le·​dip·​as·​vir | \ lə-ˈdi-pəs-ˌvir How to pronounce ledipasvir (audio) \

Medical Definition of ledipasvir

: an antiviral drug C49H54F2N8O6 taken orally in combination with sofosbuvir in the treatment of hepatitis C infection

Note: The combination of lepidasvir and sofosbuvir is marketed under the trademark Harvoni.

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“Ledipasvir.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/ledipasvir. Accessed 24 Feb. 2020.

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