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Antihistamine Medication May Be A Promising Treatment For Hepatitis C

In a new study entitled “Repurposing of the antihistamine chlorcyclizine and related compounds for treatment of hepatitis C virus infection” researchers report to have identified that an antihistamine medication to treat allergies, chlorcyclizine HCl (CCZ), has potent antiviral-effects in hepatitis C virus infection. The study was published in the journal Science Translational Medicine. Read more here: bit.ly/1I6xKAc