Nucleoside analogue antivirals are used to treat hepatitis C, herpes, and RSV, a cause of lower respiratory infections. They work by inhibiting the cells hosting the virus.

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Nucleoside Analogue Antivirals
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This chart is created by aggregating the total number of claims for the drugs in this class divided by the # of drugs with a specific indication. It is meant to be representative but may not accurately reflect the actual # of prescriptions written to treat a specific condition.

Prices for Popular Nucleoside Analogue Antivirals

Popularity Brand Name (Generic Name) GoodRx Fair Price Price Trend
Viroptic
(trifluridine)
132
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TRIFLURIDINE is an antiviral medicine. It is used to treat eye infections caused by a virus, such as herpes infection.
Rebetol
(ribasphere, ribavirin)
155
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RIBAVIRIN is an antiviral medicine. It is used with interferon alfa to treat hepatitis C. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Copegus
(ribavirin)
139
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RIBAVIRIN is an antiviral medicine. It is used with peginterferon alfa to treat hepatitis C. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Virazole
25,619
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RIBAVIRIN is an antiviral medicine. It is used to treat severe respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) in hospitalized children.
Moderiba
979
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RIBAVIRIN is an antiviral medicine. It is used with peginterferon alfa to treat hepatitis C. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.

Note: Popularity is based on total prescriptions for the brand and generic versions of each drug, regardless of the condition being treated. Some drugs are prescribed for multiple conditions.

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