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what is the best nutrition for hepatitis c

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Interferon Ribivarin: Treatments consists of a combination of pegylated interferon Alpha and the antiviral drug Ribavirin for a period of 24 or 48 weeks, depending on hcv g ... Read More

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Vitamin E: There are no concrete guidelines for vitamin supplementation with hepatitis c but studies show that the anti-oxidant properties of vitamin e may help ... Read More
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Many: The regular hypertensive drugs are safe in patients with hepatitis c when taken at their usual doses. Monitoring of liver function is needed frequentl ... Read More
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Dr. Kenneth Cheng
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None: Hepatitis c is a viral infection of the liver. There are no known herbal products that have been proven to eliminate the hepatitis C virus.
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Dr. Cosme Manzarbeitia
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Combination rx: With peg interferon, Ribavirin and perhaps a protease inhibitor.
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Dr. Amy Friedman
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Anti-viral drugs: Liver transplant is not the first line of therapy for hepatitis c. It is only used when the hepatitis has caused irreversible scarring/damage to the l ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Larry Lutwick
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Likely not soon: Although hepatitis c can result in cirrhosis and liver cancer, the process takes a number of decades from initial infection if it does at all. Therap ... Read More
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What's your genotype: Please refer to the national treatment guidelines, as follows: http://www.Hcvguidelines.Org/full-report/initial-treatment-hcv-infection-patients-start ... Read More
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Dr. Hunter Handsfield
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Hepatitis C testing: There is no law or other requirement on this.
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Dr. Lea Danielsen
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A virus: Hepatitis c is a virus that affects the liver. It is transmitted by blood contact. About 20% of people fight it off quickly. The rest it keeps att ... Read More
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