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Alternative Medicine Hepatitis

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AIDS InfoNet

Hepatitis: Overview

... What Is Hepatitis? Viral Hepatitis Other Types of Hepatitis Medication Problems Alternative Approaches What Is Hepatitis? Hepatitis means an inflammation, or swelling, of the liver. Viruses can cause hepatitis. Alcohol, drugs (including prescription
Ask the Experts

hepatitis

what is hepatitis
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...inflammation of the liver. Hepatitis can occur due to infections (hepatitis A B or C viruses), medications, drugs (cocaine or alcohol), herbal medicines, and a variety of other factors. Read more »

Alternative treatment option

Please answer. I've asked this several times before. Is frozen thymus extract another option in the treatment of Hepatitis C? Treatment on peg failed. Is this another alternative to take?
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...of Health" to see if they have a study of it. There is a subsection at the NIH which is devoted to looking at complementary alternative medicines in many different areas of medicines. However, I do not know of any specific study on thymus... Read more »

HEPATITIS B+

I came to Dubai in June,2002 and as a process i went for Medical test and was diagnosed of Hepatitis B+, I was shoked as I already took the vaccination of Pfizer company in the year 2001 in Delhi.I took Ayurvedic medicine and after that Alophathic,...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...There are many excellent medications for hepatitis B now. These include: entecavir, pegylated interferon, telbivudine, lamivudine, and adefovir.Prior to starting medications, you Read more »

Hepatitis B

i am suffering from the virus for last some years, i was using VIROHEP for last some years, but now this medicine is not available in INDIA (MUMBAI)can you suggest me anf alternative , which has to be very efficetive, i want to cure this virus. Pls...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
It is best to ask your physician in your own local area this question since I will not know what is available there. Read more »
Articles
U.S. National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine

Hepatitis C and Complementary and Alternative Medicine: 2003 Update

...even no symptoms) to severe. There are conventional medical treatments available for hepatitis C, but some patients also try complementary and alternative medicine (CAM). a This Research Report answers some frequently asked questions on... Read more »
U.S. National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine

Milk Thistle

...Herbal Medicine: Expanded Commission E Monographs . Newton, MA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 2000:257-263. National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine. Hepatitis C and Complementary and Alternative Medicine: 2003 Update .... Read more »
HIV i-Base

Living With Coinfection

...herbal medicines There is some research on the therapeutic use and drug interactions of herbs: General Hepatitis C and complementary and alternative medicine: 2003 update (National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, US Dept... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Hepatitis C and HIV

... What Is Hepatitis C? How Is It Diagnosed? How Is Hep C Treated? Can Hep C Be Prevented? Hep C and HIV Together The Bottom Line Read more »
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insertive oral sex and vih and hepatitis b

Posted by nightsunami
...can i infectet by hepatitis B for insertive oral sex?? i have a negative VIH test from 1 year... Read more »

hepatitis b and insertive oral sex

Posted by nightsunami
...can i infected by hepatitis B from insertive oral sex??im negative test 5 monts and 2 weeks of HIV after my last encountrer- thanks Read more »

Traditional Chinese Medicine and AIDS

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Andrographis Paniculata has been used for hundreds of years in China and India to fight off colds, flu and respiratory infections. There is some tantalizing evidence that suggests it may also help fight the AIDS virus. A study was done in 1988... Read more »

hepatitis window peroid.

Posted by Anonymous
...Does hepatitis have a window period like hiv does? Read more »