May 28, 2005
Hi Dr. McGovern:
My blood test shows that the HBV DNA is 61700000 copies/ml. It's done on 4/20/05, which is two weeks after my dr. stopped me from using Hepasera and before I was put on Baraclude. Last october, the number was 770.1E6 copies/ml.
Should I conclude that I am getting better slowly because the number is samller than before?
Thank you very much,
| Response from Dr. McGovern
It is possible that your liver is getting healthier from lower levels of virus in your blood. Baraclude (Entecavir) has a more potent effect in terms of lowering viral load than other agents. I hope this will be the case in you as well. Dr. McGovern
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