Alferon

Alferon

A purified human interferon (IFN), IFN-alfa-n3, which has been used to treat various cancers (leukaemia, melanoma, Kaposi’s sarcoma) and viral infections, including genital warts, hepatitis B and hepatitis C.

Adverse effects
Injection site reactions, diarrhoea, upset stomach, loss of appetite, dry mouth, nausea, flu-like symptoms, vomiting, and occasionally hair loss.
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Designation for Alferon N Injection, also known as interferon alfa-n3, as a potential treatment of MERS.
to seek approval of Alferon N Injection in Australia and New Zealand and to commence distribution of Alferon in both countries on a named-patient basis, where deemed appropriate.
It was reported yesterday that the agreement has been signed for the sales/marketing of Alferon N Injection, its Food and Drug Administration approved natural interferon, in the United States.
FDA approved facility in New Brunswick, NJ to produce Alferon and Ampligen and recently completed our $8 million facility enhancement project.
The researcher said that in this study they report that Alferon N can inhibit wild type and Tamiflu-resistant H7N9 virus replication in vitro.
Medications being developed to prevent infections caused by viral bioweapons and other diseases include 1) Oral IFN-[alpha] or Alferon low dose oral (LDO) (Hemispherx Biopharma, Inc.
These improvements will enable Hemispherx to provide a high volume, more cost effective manufacturing process for Alferon N Injection([R])and Alferon([R]) LDO.
M2 EQUITYBITES-August 18, 2015-Hemispherx Biopharma extends US strategic agreement with Armada Health Care for Alferon N Injection
M2 PHARMA-August 18, 2015-Hemispherx Biopharma extends US strategic agreement with Armada Health Care for Alferon N Injection
About Alferon N Alferon N is the only natural source, multi-species alpha interferon currently approved for sale in the U.
Hemispherx's flagship products include Alferon N Injection([R]) (FDA approved for a category of sexually transmitted diseases) and the experimental therapeutics Ampligen([R]) and Oragens([R]).
Alferon(R) LDO [Low Dose Oral Interferon Alfa-n3 (Human Leukocyte Derived)] is an experimental low-dose, oral liquid formulation of Natural Alpha Interferon and like Alferon N Injection(R) should not cause antibody formation, which is a problem with recombinant interferon.