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Can there be a natural cure for hepatitis c?

Can there be a natural cure for hepatitis c?

No: There is no and likely will never be a natural cure. Harvoni is a cure we already have ...Read more

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Does hepatitis C have a cure?

Does hepatitis C have a cure?

Possibly: There are several treatments, but depending on the person and the strain of virus, not everyone is cured. ...Read more

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What is the latest cure for hepatitis c?

What is the latest cure for hepatitis c?

Several new meds: Theres a lot of excitement surrounding several new medications for hep c genotype i. The most exciting is solvaldi (sobosbuvir) in combination with ledipasvir. Its not yet fda approved but we anticipate it being marketed within the next 12 months. Its a once daily tablet. The cure rate is 90% plus. This is an interferon free regimen. This will revolutionize the treatment for hep c. ...Read more

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Reading the news on cnn and i saw they got a cure for hepatitis C I have hepatitis C is this true ? Its a new drug they said ?

Reading the news on cnn and i saw they got a cure for hepatitis C I have hepatitis C is this true ? Its a new drug they said ?

Yes: We've been able to cure hepatitis c for several years now, but the treatments were difficult. Two new drugs approved in the last month make it much easier. However, each must currently be taken with interferon, so at best, you have to put up with interferon side effects for 3 months. In the fall of 2014, we may have regimens that don't require interferon. ...Read more

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Can I be cured of hepatitis c?

Yes: Depending on the genotype, the cure rate can be over 90%. New medications make treatment easier and the results better. ...Read more

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Can hepatitis C really be cured?

Can hepatitis C really be cured?

Yes: yes there are medications available to cure it. they are not 100%, but newer meds are becoming available, with very high success rates ...Read more

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What do you think of the new hepatitis C expensive cure?

Game changing: These drugs . Although expensive, are amazingly effective with minimal side effects. Some patients can take for as little as 8 weeks ...Read more

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22 years old got diagnosed with hepatitis C two years ever since that's all I think about I'm very terrified but I here of a new cure?

22 years old got diagnosed with hepatitis C two years ever since that's all I think about I'm very terrified but I here of a new cure?

Hep c treatment: There are both new and older hepatitis C treatments that can lead to cure. You should see your doc to see if you have active hep C, or if you have been exposed, but have no liver damage and no active virus. Olysio (simeprevir) and Solvadi are two new oral medications that can be used to treat most patients with hep C. To determine the right medication(s) for you see a hepatologist ASAP. ...Read more

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Can there be a treatment or cure for hepatitis C that is affordable?

Yes: All the major pharmaceutical companies that make medications to cure hepatitis c have programs that will provide free medication if you meet income requirements. Talk to you doctor about these programs and how to pay for lab tests to make sure that you are responding and are not being hurt by the medications. ...Read more

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I was born with fair complexion i got hepatitis C 5 yrs back & get cured, but after that my skin compexion turn darker, want to b fair again. What i do?

I was born with fair complexion i got hepatitis C 5 yrs back & get cured, but after that my skin compexion turn darker, want to b fair again. What i do?

Consult dermatologis: Your darker complexioncould be normal change, may be tanning due to sun exposure (excessive) .If no other problem , not any medicine then your pigmentation is not pathological but cosmetic concern.Better see cosmetologist or dermatologist rule out any medical problem. ...Read more

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Will the hepatitis C be cured by a liver transplant?

Will the hepatitis C be cured by a liver transplant?

Not cured, treated: Hepatitis c virus hides in multiple places throughout the body, not just the liver. That 's why removal of a damaged liver and replacement with a healthier liver does not cure the infection. The virus comes out of hiding and infects the new liver too. The best treatment is using the gentlest approach to suppression of the immune system in order to allow some residual ability to fight the virus. ...Read more

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I hv hepatitis C and hv done kidney transplant. How to cure this hepatitis C now?

There are several: Medications available now for hcv eradication, depending on its phenotype. You should consult with a liver specialist. ...Read more

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Is there a new cure for hepatitis C I got diagnosed 2 years ago I'm only 22? If so can I take depression medication with it and aniexty medication?

Many new meds: There are many new medications for hep C coming down the road but not all of them are approved for use yet and if they are, not in all populations. You should consult an adult infectious disease doctor or a hepatologist who will know more about the latest research as it pertains to your case. ...Read more

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How long does it take chronic hepatitis C to kill someone im waiting on the new drugs next year to cure me stage 1 chronic hep c back in 2012?

How long does it take chronic hepatitis C to kill someone  im waiting on the new drugs next year to cure me stage 1 chronic hep c back in 2012?

Years usually...: Based on treatment guidelines of the AASLD/IDSA: " it may be advisable to delay treatment for some patients with documented early fibrosis stage (F 0-2), because waiting for future highly effective, pangenotypic, DAA combinations in IFN-free regimens may be prudent." Reference: http://www.hcvguidelines.org/full-report/initial-treatment-hcv-infection-patients-starting-treatment ...Read more

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How likely is it that interferon and ribavirin will help cure hepatitis c?

How likely is it that interferon and ribavirin will help cure hepatitis c?

Depends: That depends on which genotype of hcv you have. In general, it's easier to cure hepatitis c with a combination of interferon, ribavirin, and an hcv protease inhibitor than with interferon and Ribavirin alone. However, there are some hcv genotypes that have a high cure rate without the protease inhibitor. ...Read more

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