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Chronic Hepatitis B Summary

Description: INFLAMMATION of the LIVER in humans caused by HEPATITIS B VIRUS lasting six months or more. It is primarily transmitted by parenteral exposure, such as transfusion of contaminated blood or blood products, but can also be transmitted via sexual or intimate personal contact.

Also Known As: Hepatitis B, Chronic

Networked: 7002 relevant articles (784 outcomes, 1236 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Chronic Hepatitis B

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Lamivudine (3TC) : 238 outcomes 273 studies in 1343 results : FDA 62
  2. Hepatitis B e Antigens : 168 outcomes 255 studies in 1257 results : IBA
  3. entecavir : 109 outcomes 103 studies in 503 results : FDA 2
  4. Interferon-alpha (Interferon Alfa) : 106 outcomes 109 studies in 600 results : FDA 2
  5. Interferons : 96 outcomes 122 studies in 815 results : IBA
  6. Antigens : 85 outcomes 152 studies in 896 results : IBA
  7. DNA (Deoxyribonucleic Acid) : 70 outcomes 132 studies in 912 results : IBA
  8. adefovir dipivoxil (Hepsera) : 56 outcomes 43 studies in 270 results : FDA 1
  9. adefovir : 52 outcomes 51 studies in 289 results : IBA
  10. Hepatitis B Surface Antigens (HBsAg) : 51 outcomes 117 studies in 810 results : FDA 1
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Diseases Related to Chronic Hepatitis B

  1. Infection
  2. Hepatitis B
  3. Fibrosis (Cirrhosis)
  4. Liver Diseases (Liver Disease)
  5. Hepatitis
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Key Therapies for Chronic Hepatitis B

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  1. Liver Transplantation : 7 outcomes 16 studies in 137 results
  2. Aftercare (After-Treatment) : 6 outcomes 5 studies in 39 results
  3. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients) : 5 outcomes 8 studies in 83 results
  4. Chinese Traditional Medicine (Traditional Chinese Medicine) : 4 outcomes 8 studies in 30 results
  5. Immunotherapy : 4 outcomes in 30 results
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