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Anyone drink while taking Epclusa?

Posted 5 Jan 2017 5 answers

I just began taking Epclusa (5 whole days) and I was wondering if anyone had had any experience drinking alcohol while on the treatment. I am not heavy drinker and will have much difficulty not drinking if it's gonna screw things up. I find it curious that the drug makers did not research the ...

Epclusa - Hey guys I just started taking this new medication my 1st week. How are you all doing with

Posted 7 Aug 2016 8 answers

... it? Have any of you had your blood work done to see how well its working? Also does anyone have Geno 3?

I've completed my Epclusa Tx. I was feeling great, but I'm having depression and flu like symptoms?

Posted 16 Dec 2016 8 answers

... after being off for 5 days. Is there any known withdrawal? Or, is it possible that since I was on an antiviral for 12 weeks that I'm more susceptible to catching the flu or other viruses? I'm also "moody" and lethargic. I'm so grateful I was clear of the Hepatitis after ...

Will alcohol interfere with taking Epclusa?

Posted 31 Mar 2017 1 answer

Has anyone else had hair loss with Epclusa?

Posted 11 Oct 2017 4 answers

My hair was very thick. I have been losing hair by the handfuls. Dr. said it is not a common side effect but I only have 7 weeks to go on Epclusa. I just hope I have enough hair to last that long.

Does anyone know if you start feeling better once you start Epclusa!?

Posted 28 Dec 2017 5 answers

I am two months into the three month course and don’t feel any better at all. I suffered from severe headaches for the first six weeks, acid stomach, fatigue & aches & pains. Was wondering if anyone can tell me if they improved gradually during the course or if you only start to feel ...

Has anyone had any side effects from Epclusa - Hep C medicine?

Posted 12 May 2017 1 answer

I recently finished the Epclusa treatment and was wondering if there were any long term side effects from the medicine that i wasn't aware of. I had a horrible headache the first couple weeks but I feel fine now, I think. I've had the virus since 1977 and just found out a couple years ...

Epclusa - I just got my Epclusa 400-100 delivered UPS today. Absolutely no information with it!

Posted 22 Sep 2017 2 answers

... Just take 1 a day with or without food. I'm extremely grateful, don't get me wrong, just scared and alone. I'm embarrassed to have hep C in the first place so I don't really have support. So hello peeps! Let me know to support you! Any tips would be appreciated. I see so far ...

Scared to take Epclusa?

Posted 2 Jan 2018 3 answers

I have Hep C Genotype 2 for 25 years with really no issues except tiredness. My doc prescribed Epclusa but was not very knowledgeable and said just take it. I am so skeptical especially since he didn't want to do any blood work until after the 12 week course was finished. I am fearful of side ...

Has anyone experienced weight gain while on Epclusa?

Posted 3 Feb 2018 2 answers

I'm headed in to week 3 of my treatment of Hep C. So far so good, but I have gained roughly 12 pounds, it came on fast. I'm going to watch my food intake better and also watch what I eat.

I was wondering what is the best time to take Epclusa. I just got the meds todsy?

Posted 30 Jun 2017 2 answers

I have hep c geno type 3. Been waiting 3 years. No insurance, got optima and they said I wasn't sick enough. Now I'm ready to start taking it. Kinda scared after reading some of the messages on here

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