|what is the best medicine for hepa b
Dec 3, 2006
i am positive for having hep b, my physician recomend me to take hepsera for 1 year, i would like to know if this medicine can really cure or eliminate the virus on my body? i am a nursing student i am very worried because i am not allowed to have my duty because of my condition. pls help me about this. thank you.
| Response from Dr. McGovern
There are several treatments available. The best one will often depend on some patient related factors and the status of your hepatitis B infection so it is hard to answer your question directly.
You may want to ask about entecavir or telbivudine since they seem to suppress the HBV virus faster than adefovir.
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