Updated on 14 November 2013
He further stressed, "The launch of Livepro is not for vying for existing market share but to extend the overall demands and save more untreated patients, because less than 20 percent of the estimated three million people with hepatitis B actually receive treatment. Potential patients should be encouraged to come forward for treatment."
According to the clinical data collected over the past two years, the drug not only effectively reduces the amount of the Hepatitis B virus to undetectable levels, but also produces no drug resistance after intake by patients. The therapeutic effect appears to be better than any other commercially available drug.
The treatment of chronic hepatitis B has been one of the most important medical issues in the field of medicine in Chinese society. Three million hepatitis B carriers in Taiwan, which accounts for one-eighth of the population, is under health threats associated with hepatitis B.