What is the best vitamin for someone with hepatitis c?

Vitamin E. There are no concrete guidelines for vitamin supplementation with hepatitis c but studies show that the anti-oxidant properties of vitamin e may help lower inflammation within the liver. Ask you doctor what they recommend. Good luck!
Not known. There is data to suggest that there may be minimal benefits to vit e supplementation, but bleeding problems may arise with high doses. Discuss with the doctor treating the hepatitis.

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What food, drinks, medicines, vitamins, supplements etc to avoid with hepatitis C?

You're fine. There's no dietary magic to hepatitis c. If you are still feeling well, eat what you want. Avoid unregulated supplements, especially "magic chinese herbal remedies" -- these are sometimes mislabeled liver poisons. If you have advanced disease, your physician may restrict protein to control hepatic encephalopathy. Hopefully it won't come to this with today's treatment. Read more...

I have hepatitis C also low vitamin d I take 2000 iu of vitamin d a day. Will this hurt my Liver?

Will help liver. Adequate Vitamin D is essential for good immune function so taking Vit D can only help your liver. However. most adults need 5-8000 iu/day to achieve optimal levels of 50-80. though this time of year good sun exposure can give you enough D as well. See http://bit.ly/166DLiq & http://bit.ly/1dC7vnA. Read more...

If I have an inflamed liver because of hepatitis C are there vitamins or some kind if medicine that can reduce the swelling? Its so uncomfortable

Painful hepatomegaly. When the liver inflames, it distends the covering of the liver called the capsule this capsule is invested with nerves that transmit pain when stretched by the enclosed but enlarging liver. Hepatomegaly (big liver) can reflect congestive, infiltrative, toxic, metabolic, infectious causes, to name a few. Eradicating your underlying hepatitis c is key. Liver detoxes, etc. Are a waste of time and $. Read more...
No. People have tried milk thistle, but it does not help the liver. Products like liver cleanse do not help the liver in patients with hepatitis c. Read more...