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  • Interferon-alpha (INTRON-A, ROFERON-A): SFAF
    a type of interferon produced in response to viral infection. Genetically engineered interferon-alpha is used to treat Kaposi's sarcoma, anogenital warts and hepatitis B and C, and is under study as an anti-HIV therapy. Side effects include flu-like symptoms, anemia and neutropenia. A low-dose oral formulation of interferon-alpha (Kemron) has shown little efficacy.

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