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Posted 2 Aug 2012 • 18 answers
Ok... I have Hepatitis C. I have known this for a while! I had a liver biopsy a few months ago?And that was one of the most painful things that I have ever gone through!!But that aside... My doctor wants me to start taking the drugs peg interferon alfa (pegassist), ribavirin, and victrelis... This ...
Posted 20 Mar 2015 by • 5 answers
I was diagnosed with hep c in August of 2014. I am genotype 2 and my viral load is 3 million. I started the 12week course of sovaldi and rivavirin on Feb 26th 2015. I am going to continue taking my meds no matter what. Yesterday I went to the Dr due to what I considered possible side effects. I ...
Posted 12 Jul 2014 by • 4 answers
my fatique level is very high,in other words I tire very easily,and find it very very difficult to exercise in any way. At 14 weeks into the 6 month treatment (zero viral load @ 4 wks) I read that anemia, (low red blood cell type) is actually a good indicator of sustained effectiveness of the ...
Posted 25 Sep 2012 by • 5 answers
... common a few years after a 3rd failed attempt of using interferon and ribaviron to irradicate Hep C? Since my last attempt my hair remains thin and I have pain in joints and muscles daily
Posted 29 Dec 2015 by • 2 answers
... the Q & A and they are helpful. This is my 2nd time around, on 2012 did a protocol with interferon, ribavirin & sovaldi and it didn't work. I have cirrhosis already and I've been hiv for 23 years and doing well. Anyone else in the group co-infected? And if so how are you ...
I was prescribed Lamictal in January, 2009, to help me get through treatment for Hep-C (Interferon &
Posted 4 Jan 2010 by • 2 answers
... Ribavirin). I say "get through" because I was diagnosed with a bipolar disorder (bipolar-2, with accompanying depression). Well, I got through the treatment successfully; it ran 6 months (Jan-to-June). However, I'm still taking Lamictal--and I'm starting to notice something: ...
Posted 29 Feb 2012 by • 3 answers
Is there is a new treatment other than interferon and ribavirin?
Posted 17 Mar 2015 • 3 answers
I have muscle and bone pain. Sharp pains actually. My kidneys have shooting pains and I have had minor pain in my bladder. My urine is dark. My head hurts and my ears ring. I have shortness of breath. My skin hurts and I'm itchy. I have horrible insomnia. I started taking the meds on February ...
Posted 18 Jun 2015 by • 1 answer
I'm genotype 1A, treatment experienced, with compensated cirrhosis. My health provider is the Veterans Administration. They won't pay for Harvoni as it turns out, but I will be starting the Viekira with Ribavirin in a couple weeks. I'm concerned about side effects as I'm 65 ...
Posted 30 Dec 2015 by • 2 answers
I have hep C genotype 3 I started treatment 4 weeks ago taking Sovaldi and Ribavirin my body has been aching its in my joints muscles and feels like it in my bones and progressivly getting worse. I have tried, tried hot baths with epson salts, heat packs, stretching over the counter pain relievers, ...
Posted 28 Nov 2011 by • 1 answer
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Posted 19 May 2014 by • 1 answer
... 2nd week but what is cure rate
Posted 29 May 2014 by • 1 answer
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