Technivie is generally used with ribavirin for improving the chances of getting cured and provides an option for patients who have compensated cirrhosis. The symptoms of cirrhosis in such patients are not visible but there is a considerable scarring on the inner lining of the liver. This regimen is one-a-day all-oral treatment option which minimizes the pill burden on patients which is brought in by the so-called directly active antiviral options.