Brand Names : Hepsera
Adefovir (a-DEF-oh-veer) is used to
treat adults with chronic infections of active hepatitis B. Adefovir is not
a cure for the hepatitis B virus, but it may lower the amount of hepatitis
B virus in your body. It may also lower the ability of the virus to multiply
in your body.
This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription, in the
following dosage forms:
Some commonly used brand names are:
In the U.S. -
Generic name product may be available in the U.S.
† Not commercially available in Canada.