Introduction :

Hepcdac is a cipla med product, it is film coated tablet contains active ingredient such as Daclatasvir. It is mainly indicated for the treatment of chronic hepatitis C viral infection.

Hepcdac is a directly acting anti viral agent. It is active against the hepatitis C virus (HCV). It is HCV non structural protein NS5A inhibitor. Hepcdac with Sofosbuvir involved in the treatment of chronic HCV genotype III infection in adolescent.

Dosage and administration :

The prescribed dose of Hepcdac is 60mg, which is taken orally as a single dose for 12 weeks.

Dosage modification due to drug interaction :

Strong Inhibitors of (CYP3A): Daclatasvir dosage decreased to 30mg when coadminstered with strong CYP3A inhibitors.
Moderate CYP3A Inducers: Dosage of Daclatasvir increased to 90mg when co administered with moderate CYP3A inhibitors

Side effects:

Nerve disorders :

• Headache
• Dizziness
• Migraine
• Somnolence

Dermatological problem :

• Erythema, Pruritus, rash, dry skin,
• alopecia and Erythema multiforme

Psychological problems: :

• Insomnia, irritability
• Depression, anxiety

Blood related problems :

• Anemia, neutropenia
• Thrombocytopenia
• decreased hemoglobin
• Eosinophilia

Pulmonary disorders :

• Cough
• Nasopharyngitis
• dyspnea
• Exertional dyspnea
• nasal congestion
• upper respiratory tract infection

Skeletal muscle problems:

• Myalgia
• arthralgia
• Back pain


• Diarrhea, nausea
• Upper abdominal pain
• abdominal pain
• constipation, flatulence,gastro
• esophageal reflux disease
• dry mouth, vomiting
• elevated lipase

Digestive problems :

Decreased appetite

Ocular :

Dry eye


• Symptomatic bradycardia
• heart block
• cardiac arrhythmias

Liver problems :

• Increased ALT (alanine transaminase)
• increased AST (aspartate transaminase)
• increased total bilirubin
• Hepatitis B reactivation

very common side effects, it happens while taking hepcdac

Allergic reaction,

Breathing difficulty,

Peripheral swelling.

Combination of Daclatasvir, Sofosbuvir with amiodarone can cause fatal side effects on heart. Patient receiving Daclatasvir with Sofosbuvir with amiodarone may lead to; Slow heartbeats

Chest pain,

Shortness of breath; or

A light-headed feeling,

Contraindications :

Hepcdac contra indicated with some active substance like, phenytoin, carbamazepine, rifampin, St. John’s wort, an herbal product.

Pregnancy :

Hepcdac not used in pregnancy and lactation period.


Hepcdac container should be stored at 15°C and 30°C, not exceeding 30°C.

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