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Alternative Treatment For Hepatitis C

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alternative treatments for Hepatitis C

Are there alternative treatments for Hep C ie alpha lipoic acid, etc when the body is not strong enough to withstand the traditional treatment?
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...There are no proven alternative treatments for hepatitis C unfortunately. I am hoping that patients like you will have access to new therapies in a few years. Read more »

Alternative treatment option

Please answer. I've asked this several times before. Is frozen thymus extract another option in the... Read more »

Hep C Alternative Treatment

Are you aware of MesoSilver as an alternative treatment for Hep C. I am 58, have genotype1a and... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Hepatitis: Overview

...Centers for Disease Control at www.cdc.gov/STD/treatment/2006/hepatitis-b.htm . Fact Sheet 507 has more information on drug treatments for hepatitis C. Several drugs are being developed to treat HCV. Other Types of Hepatitis Hepatitis... Read more »
AIDS Community Research Initiative of America

Hepatitis C Treatment Today

... The decision to start treatment for hepatitis C must be shared by doctor and patient, and everyone with a chronic hep C infection should be evaluated for treatment. But since Read more »
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Kaletra

Common Name: lopinavir/ritonavir Brand Name: Kaletra Class: HIV protease inhibitor (PI) Standard dose: Two 200/50 mg tablets twice a day or four 200/50 mg tablets once daily for first-time therapy (no once-daily dose if taken... Read more »
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Viramune

Common Name: nevirapine Brand Name: Viramune Class: non-nucleoside analogs (also called non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors, NNRTIs, or non-nukes) Standard dose: One 200 mg tablet daily for two weeks, then full dose... Read more »
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