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By the way, I was never given any sort of treatment for HepC even though I had been scheduled to start a few times in my life. Something always came up to keep me from following through until recently.
I had no idea that there even was such a thing, but apparently there is and I’m one of the really lucky ones.
I did something I rarely do today. I answered my phone and it was the Veterans Affairs Department calling to tell me that hepatitis C was no longer detectable in my system. That just about blew me off my feet. I’ve been living with this…
Depressed, confused, disgusted
Medicine on the way. Should start Harvoni in a few days.
Hi and just wanted to add a little to your question. I believe you asked if Cryoglobulinemia was a symptom of acute (first six months) hepatitis C, is that right? Well as Kim said it can certainly be an indicator that you “may” have Hep C but only chronic. You would not experience symptoms of cryo in acute phase unless of course you had…
Sorry to hear you too are having the same issue. I wish I had the miracle answer for this. I can say from experience it does ease up after most of the treatment is out of your system. Remember your body just fought the biggest fight of its life and needs you to be patient, protective and loving through this. What I mean here is give your self…
Best suggestion is contacting your doctor and sharing your symptoms. There is medication to help. also, I have found that more water and less red meats are best. Lots of dark leafy greens too. Best wishes to you.
Yes it is a key factor. I was diagnosed after having hep c 46 years. I underwent treatment for this and am doing great. My prayers to your recovery and good health from here on out.
Thank you for the suggestions. Yes they are attributing it to possible interferon days. Sad we have to fight through this like we do but it is our journey given and we do it the best way we can…. Not without a fight.
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Where does time fly? Thanks for your insight and encouraging words Karen.
Sorry your having it so rough right now. Do you have a gastro or liver doctor? There are “Research” in some hospitals kike Baylor Dallas. Hope you can get the help you need & rid hep c virus i Hate so Much. I had a liver transplant over 8 yrs ago. It wasnt until 5yrs later before a research program cured me. Lastly, the least important is whe…