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Can alcohol inactivate the hepatitis C virus?

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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
4 doctors agree

In brief: By drinking?

Not sure what you are asking.
In the laboratory, addition of alcohol to hep c cell cultures may inactivate the virus, but alcohol in your system will not prevent the transmission of hep c.

In brief: By drinking?

Not sure what you are asking.
In the laboratory, addition of alcohol to hep c cell cultures may inactivate the virus, but alcohol in your system will not prevent the transmission of hep c.
Dr. Martin Raff
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Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Pharmacology
3 doctors agree

In brief: No

Not by drinking alcohol.
Drinking may only help to cause damage to your liver.

In brief: No

Not by drinking alcohol.
Drinking may only help to cause damage to your liver.
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
Dr. Gregory Seagraves
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