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Peginterferon And Ribavirin
Hcv RNA levels: jun2013= 1'749'327 iu/ml, sep2013 (07 weeks with peginterferon & ribavirin)= not detected. Should we keep on the therapy? Manythanks.
Hepatitis C: Yes. For the time being. You are responding well. But, you want this to be cleared for ever. ...Read more
Will I be able to drink alcohol while taking the medications ribavirin and peg intron (peginterferon alfa 2b)?
I am being treated for hep c genotype 3. I take 400 mg copegus (ribavirin) 2x day and 180mcg peginterferon 1x week. I've developed mouth sores and burning. It hurts to eat. Is this a reaction to the meds?
Varies w interferon: When treating hepatitis c in adults, the dosing of Ribavirin depends on a few factors: which of the hepatitis c viruses (i.e. Which genotype) is being treated, whether or not the person treated also has hiv, and whether or not the patient weighs less than 75kg (165 lb). The dose can range from 400mg twice daily to 600mg twice daily. ...Read more
Rebetol (ribavirin): See: http://www.drugs.com/sfx/rebetol-side-effects.htmlGet a more detailed answer ›
Depends upon doses: All medicines have a threshold to cause signs of intoxication. If you know how much you did take ( number of pills or milligrams.) call the Poison Control Center 18002823171 in the USA to see if you should worry or go to the emergency room? If this happened recently in matter of few hours try to vomit them. ...Read more