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How Much Does Peg-intron Cost

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HepC Geno 2b has good chance of being cured?

Hello. I have chronic hepatitis C. I have probably had it for many years. My genotype is 2b, ALT 53, Virus load around 990,000. I am 19 year old male and my liver is functioning at normal and my ultra sound is normal. Here is the story, my...
Maribel Rodriguez-Torres, M.D.

Response from Maribel Rodriguez-Torres, M.D.

Fundacion Gatroenterologia De Diego
...to FDA ,showed no differences in responses between this two combinations,in your group.On the other hand, Peg Intron is more costly, and has more side effects.You may opt to wait a while (you have no rush at all!!),and consider the other Peg... Read more »

Treatment Cost

My dr is going to put me on Peg-combo treatment if the insurance company will accept the cost. How... Read more »

Decreasing viral loads

My husband has had HCV for approximately 10 years, diagnosed 3 years ago. His blood-work had shown... Read more »
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AIDSinfo

An Overview of Peginterferon Alfa-2 (Pegasys, PEG-Intron)

... peg-in-ter-FEER-on Brand Name: PEG-Intron (2b), Pegasys (2a) Other Name(s): pegylated interferon Drug Class: Opportunistic Infection and Other Drugs Peginterferon Read more »
Brown Medical School

HCV in Corrections: Frontline or Backwater?

...time" to treat HCV, and whether HCV treatment should begin to be included in the correctional health care budget or whether the cost should be borne by the public health sector. While the debate about HCV treatment in corrections continues,... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

BETA News Briefs

...immune cells; he recommended that physicians monitor persons taking the new drug. Peg-Intron is expected to sell at a wholesale cost of approximately $1,000 per month. New OI Drug Approvals In recent months the FDA has approved two new drugs... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Medicine Chest: HCV/HIV Co-Infection Therapy

...temporary! If you lose some hair during therapy, it will grow back. Most insurance companies and Medicaid plans will pay for the cost of the interferon and ribavirin. These are very expensive drugs. AIDS Drug Assistance Programs (ADAP) vary from... Read more »
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Cost of Atripla

Posted by kaoticv, 1 Reply
...university, which unfortunately pays only $1500 maximum per policy year for outpatient drugs. I have come to understand that Atripla costs close to $1500 per MONTH. Both our salaries are under $25,000. Anyone have any ideas? PS We live in... Read more »

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cost of hiv

Posted by hopefulone, 8 Replies
...curious...what is the cost of hiv in terms of medical treatment...i am not currently on medicine and am curious what the disease costs some of you guys Read more »

Cost of Meds

Posted by Doyle, 6 Replies
...Just curious as to how much Hiv meds cost. I get mine free but was curious as to where i could find a list of the meds and the price of them. Read more »