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SYLATRON is contraindicated in patients with:
- A history of anaphylaxis to peginterferon alfa-2b or interferon alfa-2b
- autoimmune hepatitis
- hepatic decompensation (Child-Pugh score > 6 [class B and C])
Last reviewed on RxList: 9/10/2014
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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