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Anyone drink while taking Epclusa?

Posted 5 Jan 2017 by roosevelts 3 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 ...

15 days on Epclusa- have red bumps on right side of tummy, and on back- not really itchy, not sure?

Posted 19 days ago by dhunn 1 answer

if they are hives, but are raised red bumps, ones on back are larger- going to call Gilead tomorrow, but anyone have this side effect?

Has anyone else had hair loss with Epclusa?

Posted 11 Oct 2017 by Featherless 2 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.

Epclusa - What can I use for these terrible gas pains?

Posted 15 Oct 2017 by Andi F 2 answers

Epclusa is causing very bad gas pains.

Has anyone ever forgotten to take Epclusa?

Posted 20 Oct 2017 by Raiser 0 answers

I have been on Epclusa for two months and recently My mental health has not been the best and I have forgotten to take my Epclusa for three days. Now I'm scared the treatment won't work properly. Has anyone forgot to take their epclusa but still been cured.

I have been on Epclusa for 8 weeks now. I’m supposed to be starting my last 4 weeks of treatment...

Posted 8 Oct 2017 by Chaeladawn71 1 answer

... but their was a mix up w/ the pharmacy and I will be off of my pills for 4 days by the time I get my medicines. Has anyone experienced anything like this and if so do you think it will interfere w/ my results?

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

Posted 22 Sep 2017 by Marymmshcs 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 ...

My insurance company kept denying my Epclusa but my doctor said she often has to fight them and...

Posted 15 Sep 2017 by Haleesmariee21 1 answer

... they 9/10 times do wind up approving, I'm 19 years old and have a 1 year old although being very excited to start Epclusa I'm also nervous about the side effects. I'm also wondering if anyone else had Hashimotos Thyroiditis while talking Epclusa? Am I worrying for no reason?

Epclusa - Side effects, body odor?

Posted 21 Aug 2017 by MrsIrish 2 answers

Hello everyone. I just started with Epclusa; (Hep C/2B genotype and history of Hep B and A, approx 2003) and I drink A LOT of water and exercise 4-6 times per week. My question is: Anyone else experience terrible smell/scent of sweat? My body odor is aweful.

I started taking Epclusa today and am looking for any tips or advice from someone who has started?

Posted 4 Aug 2017 by Harpo24 4 answers

Hi everyone. I'm so happy to of found this group! I started taking Epclusa today and am both very nervous and excited to start this. I dont know what to expect other than what I've read which is not always reliable. The nurse and the pharmacist both mentioned headaches and sleepiness. How ...

I am in day 48 of taking Epclusa recently got my blood work back and it's showing negative on Hep C?

Posted 23 Aug 2017 by Shehep30 1 answer

I'm so blessed on a natural high, I hope it stays like this. I have read where people have had it come back after . For now I'm just Thankful to GOD, all the glory I give to him!!

Cryoglobulinemia - What is the latest outcome in HCV and cryoglobulimia? Are there any results...

Posted 28 Aug 2017 by Maria Vazquez 0 answers

... with the new drugs for treatment of HCV? I am on Epclusa treatment for HCV and aiming to relief the pains and stiffness of my hands and body. I was diagnosed with cryoglobulimia five years ago. The pain in my hands started one year ago. I wake up with very stiff joints and unable to function ...

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