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Treatment of interferon non-responsive chronic hepatitis C with triple therapy with interferon, ribavirin, and amantidine can be encouraging
  1. N Khokhar
  1. Correspondence to:
    Professor N Khokhar
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Shifa international Hospital and Shifa College of Medicine, Islamabad, Pakistan;

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Patients with hepatitis C virus infection who do not respond to treatment with interferon alone or its combination with ribavirin present a serious clinical challenge and there is no clear choice for treatment in these individuals.1,2 Earlier studies with antiviral amantidine, which has been used in influenza, had shown promising …

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