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Can garlic clear hepatitis b?

Can garlic clear hepatitis b?

No: Hepatitis b can clear by itself and garlic has a variety of anti infective properties but the garlic is not thought to have a real role for hbv. ...Read more

Dr. Anne Larson
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Sir, I have been haven abdominal pains for mor than 1 yr now and the test resulted Ulcer and hepatitis B. Please, can garlic, ginger and honey can do?

Sir, I have been haven abdominal pains for mor than 1 yr now and the test resulted Ulcer and hepatitis B. Please, can garlic, ginger and honey can do?

Hmm: Considering the history of Ulcer and hepatitis B I am not aware of any negative effects of garlic, ginger and honey. What I am aware of is that your doctor can counsel you on treatments for the Ulcer and Hepatitis B. Good luck. ...Read more

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What can be done to cure hepatitis b?

Medication: See a physician with expertise in management of hepatitis. There are now medications with which to treat this. Do it reasonably soon because the longer you live with this the greater the potential for permanent injury to the liver. This having been said, it is not an emergency. ...Read more

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Why hepatitis b is so difficult to cure?

DNA inside nucleus: Hepatitis b dna (genetic material) gets inside the nucleus of liver cells and we do not know how to get it out. The ways we can control hbv are through a person's immune response, or with antiviral medications that prevent the virus from making copies of itself. Current hbv medications are very effective and well tolerated. People may also need screening for liver cancer. ...Read more

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Could hepatitis b & c be cured completely?

Could hepatitis b & c be cured completely?

Yes: Hepatitis c can be cured completely. Hepatitis b can be controlled, sometimes "cured" however it usually remains in your liver dna and can re-activate in certain occasions. ...Read more

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Please tell me, could hepatitis b & c be cured completely?

Sometimes: Hepatitis b patients usually recover completely and are immune. If it goes chronic, usually it can't be cured, though there's talk of cures with some of the new protocols. Hepatitis c usually goes chronic; the physician may try for a cure with intensive therapy and it may or may not work. ...Read more

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How many interferon for hepatitis b to be cured?

How many interferon for hepatitis b to be cured?

4-6 months: Interferon is generally given for 4-6 months. In some settings, longer therapy may be needed. Generally about a third of patients will respond to this medication. It's advantage is that it is short term treatment (compared to long term treatment with the other antiviral medicines). You should discuss this treatment option with an expert in hepatitis b infection. ...Read more

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Can hepatitis b & c be cured completely? Can any docs explain?

Can hepatitis b & c be cured completely? Can any docs explain?

Hep B and C: As of now, there are treatments that can absolutely CURE Hepatitis C. A cure for Hep B, however, is not available at this time, but, with treatment the viral load can be suppressed to non-detectable levels. Discuss with your doctor or a Gastroenterologist. There are many treatment options. ...Read more

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Is there a cure for a hepatitis b infection?

Is there a cure for a hepatitis b infection?

Tincture of time: Most cases of acute HBV infection outside the perinatal period will resolve on their own (tincture of time). Chronic HBV infection can require medication. ...Read more

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Cure for hepatitis b?

Cure for hepatitis b?

No: There's no cure, but there is effective suppressive therapy. ...Read more

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Is there a cure for hepatitis b?

Is there a cure for hepatitis b?

HBV treatment: Hepatitis b when chronic is very hard to cure but certainly with current medications can be controlled just like diabetes. ...Read more

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Is there a cure for hepatitis b or c?

Is there a cure for hepatitis b or c?

YES THERE IS BUT: There is cure for both Hep b&c but the problems are
There are side effects to treatment and for hep c it is very very expensive and beyond the reach of majority of Hep c infected people all over the world ...Read more

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Wondering if hepatitis b e antigen reactive can be cured?

Wondering if hepatitis b e antigen reactive can be cured?

Yes and no: It's possible to convert from e antigen (hbeag) to e antibody (hbeab) with treatment of hepatitis b. This is a good thing, as it means your hepatitis is less active and you are less infectious to others. However, hepatitis b itself is not considered to be 'curable, ' and conversions from surface antigen (hbsag) to surface antibody (hbsab) rarely happen. ...Read more

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How to cure from hepatitis b permanently my HBV DNA 446?

No cure for Hep B: There is no permanent cure available. The only thing would have been vaccinating for this common infection before you were exposed. Your viral load test is very low. It may not be active enough to put you on the hepatitis b medications that suppress the virus. But, if you have liver damage and your doctors are not treating you with the hepatitis b medications I would recommend that you ask why. ...Read more

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Will lamivudine cure hepatitis b completely?

Will lamivudine cure hepatitis b completely?

Possible yes: Natural history of hepatitis b leads to strong immunity against disease without treatment, Lamivudine is used for hepatitis b that is chronic (your body is unable to buld a strong immune responde against it and when the disease endangeres your liver function. Basically the drug slows down viral replication. So there is a chance it may lead to a complete halt of viral replication ...Read more

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Has anyone with chronic hepatitis b manage to cure it completely?

Has anyone with chronic hepatitis b manage to cure it completely?

No: Hepatitis b virus gets into the nucleus of liver cells, and its genetic information replicates when the liver cell does. So far, we don't know how to get that dna out of liver cells. Fortunately, many people are able to completely control hepatitis b with their own immune systems. If not, doctors may decide to put people on antiviral medications to stop the hepatitis b from making copies of itself. ...Read more

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What do you suggest if my younger sister have hepatitis b which is detected recently. Her HBV DNA quantity is 18383. can she be cured?

What do you suggest if my younger sister have hepatitis b which is detected recently. Her HBV DNA quantity is 18383. can she be cured?

Needs to see a GI: Some other tests may need to be ordered by a GASTROENTEROLOGIST to see if she needs to be treated. They are several good drugs available to suppress the viral load - although complete cure is rare to find. ...Read more

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I was diagnose with chronic hepatitis b way back 2005, I don't take any medication since then... What is the possibility that I can be cured?

I was diagnose with chronic hepatitis b way back 2005, I don't take any medication since then... What is the possibility that I can be cured?

Can be treated: Chronic hepatitis b can be treated with fda approved medications, but cure rates vary. Seek out the consultation of a liver specialist (hepatologist) to further investigate your treatment options. ...Read more

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Is there a cure for chronic hepatitis b?

Is there a cure for chronic hepatitis b?

Yes and no: Most adult onset cases are acute and never become chronic ("get it, got it, had it"). Patients have essentially cleared infection, and remain immune.
95% of infections at birth (endemic regions for chronic carriers, e.g. Far east, africa, middle east) become and stay chronic.
Depending on genotype, viral load, other factors patients may have better responses to meds to decrease, if not clear inf. ...Read more

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What is functional cure for chronic hepatitis b?

Hepatitis B: You need to be seen and evaluated by an infectious diseases expert or a hepatologist. This may or may not require treatment, and there are new agents available with which to manage this. Go and get seen and assessed before severe liver damage occurs. Good luck. ...Read more

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Hey docs, what herbal medicines can help cure for hepatitis b?

None: No herbals will cure hepatitis b.
There are medications to stop viral replication, and treatment is usually for many months even years. Some people need to take treatment lifelong. ...Read more

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Is hepatitis b can be cured now and what medicine or suppliments can I take to cure or help my liver to be healty again?

Is hepatitis b can be cured now and what medicine or suppliments can I take to cure or help my liver to be healty again?

Yes it can: Hepatitis b is a curable disease nowadays. Whether you can be cured 100% or not, no one will guarantee. No supplement has been shown to work on it, but prescription medications such interferon and some anti-viral meds, like ribavarin, will be able to help. Talk to your doc, have a comprehensive exam and determine whether you are a good candidate for treatment. ...Read more

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How do u cure hepatitis B virus?

How do u cure hepatitis B virus?

There is no cure.: Most cases resolve on their own in 4-8 weeks or so. A small percentage of patients will have a chronic infection and be carriers. Best course is prevention with hep B vaccine and utilizing blood/body fluid precautions. ...Read more

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Is there a homeopathic treatment to cure viral hepatitis b (chronic and carrier)?

Is there a homeopathic treatment to cure viral hepatitis b (chronic and carrier)?

Yes! (in some cases): One of the reasons homeopathy impresses me so much is it has the potential to cure serious illnesses like chronic hep b. I have not personally treated this but many homeopaths have- here's a report of 2 successful cures: www. Homeopathyworldcommunity. Com/profiles/blogs/homoeopathy-can-cure-hepatitis
homeopathy is highly individualized, so there is no one standardized treatment- please see comment:. ...Read more

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Could Ayurveda have any medicine to cure chronic hepatitis b or atleast lower the viral load drastically?

Could Ayurveda have any medicine to cure chronic hepatitis b or atleast lower the viral load drastically?

Ayurvedic medicine: I am not an Ayurvedic practitioner. However, I do believe that many alternative therapies can have overall beneficial effects on a person's well being. This, in turn, may translate into better response to traditional treatments. I don't know if anyone can give a definitive answer to your question, but if a person feels calmer, better, with alt. Therapies, this can only be a good thing! ...Read more

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