Victrelis Overview

Victrelis (generic: boceprevir) is a prescription medication used along with other medications to treat chronic hepatits C. Victrelis belongs to a group of drugs called protease inhibitors which work by decreasing the amount of hepatitis C virus in the body by preventing the virus from replicating.

This medication comes in capsule form and is usually taken 3 times daily, with a meal or snack.

Common side effects of Victrelis include tiredness, nausea, and headaches.