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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 ...

Scared to take Epclusa?

Posted 2 Jan 2018 by LC66 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 ...

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

Posted 28 Dec 2017 by Very curious 3 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 ...

Epclusa - How long do side effects last after treatment has ended?

Posted 16 days ago by ailey89 0 answers

I have 3 days left on Epclusa. I have had some side effects of depression, brain fog, tinnitus (constant ringing in ears) and joint pain, the joint pain is bad, my elbow area and all up my left arm feels like a giant bruise and hurts to touch. I have no idea if the treatment is working, my doctor ...

Hip pain since starting Epclusa?

Posted 20 Dec 2017 by Jftaylo 1 answer

I'm on week 2 of Epclusa have had headaches leg pain left hip pain and slight rash. Overall not horrible but the left hip pain is the worse anyone else have this ? I am geno type 3a had hep c over 20 years

Side effects and cure rates?

Posted 13 Dec 2017 by Jftaylo 0 answers

I am gt3 and started Epclusa a week ago have experienced headaches joint pain excess gas fatigue and generally no energy. My Dr says I have a 95% cure rate has anyone else with gt3 have advise

Hepatitis C - Hey everyone I been on here since June 2017, started taking Epclusa in July finished?

Posted 5 Dec 2017 by Shehep30 0 answers

... Oct . I've had two back to back negative Hep c within the first mo and have, for some odd reason got a positive read ( praying just a lab mistake) but have had two more neg read, I'll go see my liver specialist in 2 days. I think Epclusa did it's wonders, Everyone stay with it ...

Has anyone else had hair loss with Epclusa?

Posted 11 Oct 2017 by Featherless 3 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.

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

Posted 2 Nov 2017 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?

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.

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?

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.

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