Composition Ledipasvir and sofosbuvir
Indication hepatitis C
Packaging 28 Tablets
SKU: GHAC-28 Category: Tags: ,

LEDICSURE is a combination of Ledipasvir and Sofosbuvir for curing hepatitis C infection in liver

The hepatitis C infection takes place in the liver and leads to its inflammation. It is taking place owing to the infection caused by the hepatitis C virus in the liver organ. The virus is invading the cells of the liver causing cirrhosis, and liver cell carcinoma, or may lead to complete failure of the organ.  The transmission of the virus takes place either through blood contact.

The majority of the new cases of this form of liver viral infection take place through contact with used needles or any other type of equipment for the preparation or injection of the medication. So, the common causative agent is the sharing of the used needle, or there may be accidental contact that is taking place in the health care settings. The hepatitis C infection can take either an acute, short-term illness or a chronic, long-term disease.

One breakthrough and worldwide utilized medication that slows down the volume of the hepatitis C virus from the body and ultimately removed it from the blood by continuing the proper course as per the doctor’s prescription is LEDICSURE.  This drug comprises of two direct-acting anti-viral compounds known as Ledipasvir and Sofosbuvir for curing the hepatitis C infection in adults.

Overview about LEDICSURE

Ledicsure has already transformed how the Hepatitis C viral infection is being treated so far. Thus, this is the first line of treatment with a simple regimen. This means that patients who have hepatitis C infection at the chronic level can take that tablet as per the prescribed duration by a physician. The LEDICSURE which is the combination of the two drugs Ledipasvir + Sofosbuvir is acting as a considerable enhancement in producing positive results in patients who have the hepatitis C viral infection.

With the objective of the WHO(World Health Organization) to eliminate this form of infection by the year 2030, this FDA-approved remedy is effective as a part of the combination therapeutic process for the treatment of chronic hepatitis C and infectious viruses. The LEDICSURE is the two medications fixed dosage combined product in the form of a single tablet.

Composition of LEDICSURE

The main chief compounds present in this antiviral tablet which is direct acting are Ledipasvir and sofosbuvir


The combination of Ledipasvir + Sofosbuvir in the form of the generic LEDICSURE, a potent hepatitis C virus drug is utilized for the treatment of the chronic which is the long-lasting form of the viral infection within the liver. So, it can either be used alone or maybe in combination with other anti-viral compounds for reducing the virus count of hepatitis C within the body.

How this medication is acting?

The LEDICSURE is a combination of the two compounds Ledipasvir + Sofosbuvir which is carrying out the blocking of the protein responsible for the growth and multiplication of the hepatitis C virus. The sofosbuvir is conducting the blocking of the RNA-dependent polymerase enzyme. The other component Ledipasvir is arresting the activity of the protein by the name of NS5A. The research evidence has already demonstrated that the majority of the people who have this viral infection when treated with LEDICSURE can achieve the SVR(sustained viral response), within 12 months post-treatment. Both the components Ledipasvir and Sofosbuvir are significantly reducing and arresting the production and multiplication of the hepatitis C virus.

How to take LEDICSURE?

This medication is available in the form of a tablet that you are required to swallow. This is required to be taken once in the day and you can take it either with your meal or without it.

Side effects of taking LEDICSURE

There is a possibility that this medication induces some undesirable effects apart from its usefulness. It can lead to both mild or serious adversities.

 Here is a list of the most common of undesirable effects of taking this antiviral agent:

  • Fatigue
  • General weakness
  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Insomnia
  • Weakness in muscles
  • Irritability
  • Mild rashes
  • Allergic reactivity
  • Flushing
  • Swelling beneath skin
  • Mouth, throat or tongue swelling

If these or any other undesirable effects are not going away within days or some weeks, then you should get in touch with your doctor immediately

Dosage indications

The recommended dosage for the treatment of hepatitis C virus is decided upon the factors for example; what all other treatments the patients have undergone, whether there is cirrhosis or not, and some others. So the exact dosage & its frequency is decided by the doctor after careful analysis of the patient’s condition.

When you start your treatment with LEDICSURE, you are required to adjust or even stop your dosage of other medications that you are taking. This may include:

  • amiodarone
  • antiviral drugs
  • emtricitabine
  • antibiotics
  • Diabetic drugs
  • medications for seizures
  • Stomach issues
  • lansoprazole
  • digoxin
  • Drug simeprevir
  • John’s Wort
  • warfarin

So, in case you are already taking other drugs, whether it is prescription, non-prescription, or even herbal remedies, inform your doctor.

Precautionary Measures

  • Communicate with your doctor about the history of your medical health or any other medical conditions you have. This includes liver issues, liver transplantation
  • Inform the physician if you have a problem in the kidney or undergoing dialysis
  • Don’t take it if you are pregnant woman, planning for pregnancy or you are a lactating mother. As LEDICSURE may harm the unborn child or may get passed to the breast milk.
  • Inform physician if you are having HIV infection or AIDS
  • In case you are suffering from a heart rhythmic issue and you are taking a drug for example amiodarone
  • Inform the doctor if you are using the blood thinning agent for example warfarin and you are having the routine INR/ prothrombin time testing
  • It is advisable for both males and females to adopt the most appropriate birth control measures for avoiding pregnancy
  • The Ledipasvir + sofosbuvir has still not got it approval for the child which is below 3 years of age

Storage conditions

Always make sure to store the drugs within the original container. This has to be done at room temperature and is targeted away from the humidity as well as heat. Also make sure not to unpack the bottle containing the oral pallets, unless and until you are prepared for its consumption.

Frequently Asked Questions(FAQs)

  1. What to do if I overdosed LEDICSURE?

If you think that either you or your known has taken more than the permissible amount of this antiviral drug, or if the individual is not able to breathe or collapsing, then get in touch with the emergency healthcare facility.

  1. I got a headache after taking LEDICSURE?

As headache is quite a common undesirable act of taking this anti-virus. So you can consume Tylenol for releasing your headache condition. However, painkillers are not recommended if a person has severe liver problems. Consult your healthcare provider for most appropriate remedy!