S Shekhade's scientific contributions

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Article
The authors describe the results of the first experience gained with the use of recombinant alpha 2-interferon in children with acute viral hepatitis B. The drug was administered rectally in combination with antioxidants (tocopherol). The study was carried out by the double blind method with randomization and two control groups (given tocopherol al...

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... Two different studies reported that vitamin E plasma levels were signifi cantly lower in children with CHB; therefore, combined therapy of interferon-␣ and vitamin E should be used as therapy. 21,22 Another study suggested that an antiviral and immunomodulator preparation named Viferon, produced as rectal suppositories containing recombinant ␣ -2b-interferon and anti-oxidants, should be used in complex therapy of viral chronic hepatitis B and C in children. In this case, it was claimed that higher complete response ratios were achieved. ...