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Hep C Treatment

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h i v and hep c treatment

...i have h i v and p m l plus hep c will hep c treatment efect p m l or what should be done about it
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
I would hold off on HCV therapy for now until your PML has stabilized. Read more »

After Hep C treatment, it is not detected in blood

My new boyfirnd has had Hep C and gone thru all of the treatment.He says Hep C has not been... Read more »

effects of drugs while on hep c treatment

...how do painkillers and alcohol effect hep c treatment? Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Vertex: Telaprevir Could Shorten Hep C Treatment

... Some patients taking an experimental hepatitis C drug plus standard therapy achieved rapid, extended viral responses after a shortened course of therapy, Vertex Pharmaceuticals Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

HIV and Hepatitis C Co-Infection

...healthy your liver is bydoing blood tests and other procedures such asan ultrasound or biopsy of your liver. You will thendiscuss Hep C treatment options based on thehealth of your liver, immune system and otherfactors. Together you will decide... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Hepatitis C and HIV

...under a microscope. If there is very little liver damage, some experts recommend monitoring; if there is damage (scarring), hep C treatment may be necessary. How Is Hep C Treated? Almost all cases of hep C could be cured if treatment with... Read more »
The Body

This Month in HIV: Update on Hepatitis C/HIV Coinfection

...headaches, muscle and body aches, and nausea. Have a water bottle with you at all times. If you have issues with depression prior to hep C treatment, don't wait till you start treatment to start the antidepressants. They can take up to three... Read more »
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Hepatitis C

Posted by hopefulindy, 1 Reply
...possible exposure. I have on going health issues and no answers. I am waiting on blood work to see if I have been exposed to Hep C. If someone is infected with Hep c and HIV at the same time would that slow the production of HIV antibodies? That... Read more »

Hepatitis C

Posted by hopefulindy
...Does anyone know? If you contract HIV and Hep C at the same time will the Hep C cause a delay in production of Hiv antibodies due to weakened immune system? Read more »

Hepatitis C and Coinfection

Posted by statusCunknown, 1 Reply
...opportunity to introduce myself. My name is Shari and I am not infected with HIV, (this by shear luck only). I AM infected with Hepatitis C and the virus has caused severe damage to my liver. Over 5 million Americans in this country are... Read more »

Periodo en caso de coinfeccion con la hepatitis c?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Alguien me podria decir si con 6 meses seria suficiente? Read more »