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Is there any medication available to treat hepatitis C virus?

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Dr. Simon Tsiouris
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

There are standard therapies that have been used for many years and newer drugs which offer the promise of higher success rates with fewer side effects.

In brief: Yes

There are standard therapies that have been used for many years and newer drugs which offer the promise of higher success rates with fewer side effects.
Dr. Simon Tsiouris
Dr. Simon Tsiouris
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Dr. Jason Hemming
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology

In brief: Yes.

There are two regimens currently available for hcv depending on genotype.
They involves pills and a weekly shot. Treatment lasts 6-12 months. Side effects are still common. New medications expected 3-5 years from now.

In brief: Yes.

There are two regimens currently available for hcv depending on genotype.
They involves pills and a weekly shot. Treatment lasts 6-12 months. Side effects are still common. New medications expected 3-5 years from now.
Dr. Jason Hemming
Dr. Jason Hemming
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