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HCV Treatment Six Month Update (Final Update)

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Yesterday I received the best news I could about my 48 weeks of HCV treatment. Six months after being off the medicines the virus is still undetectable. That means I have achieved a sustained virologic response SVR! That was the goal of the treatment. See this article for more info on this:  What Is a […]

HCV 3 Months Post Treatment Results

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Hello my friends. I will get right to it. I have great news to report. I am still undetectable after 3 months! I went in 2 Mondays ago, but just received the results late this week. The lab lost some of my blood. Man, it was enough to have to wait the 4 days for […]

HCV 2 months post treatment update

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Things have been good so far. My energy level is back to “normal” (50 year old normal). Not feeling like I have the flu for 3 to 5 days a week is AWESOME for sure. The meds I were on are nasty indeed. Recently I found out an old friend of mine who was on […]

One more update on my 48 weeks of treatment for HCV

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It was a long 48 weeks for sure but the end has come. I took my last pills the day before Christmas Eve. It was a great Christmas present to be med free. I still felt like I had the flu for a week or so after that. I feel great now! My energy is […]

Week 47 TX Update – Almost Finished!

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It has been one long year for me being on the HCV treatment like I am, BUT the good news is I have one week left. I just took my last injection last night and have six days of taking the pills left. I went to my liver doctor’s office last week and everything is […]

HCV Treatment update – things to be thankful for

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I just wrote this post on an excellent support group forum I found and made friends at HCVSupport – I thought I would share it with my blog readers: Sorry all for abandoning you. I have really struggled with this TX and did not want to say anything about it for I had nothing good […]

Week 24 HCV Treatment update

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A couple weeks ago I crossed a milestone in this dreaded treatment – I reached the half way point. The countdown now begins YES. I waited a couple weeks to post this update so I have all the information for it. I had five tubes of blood drawn at the end of  week 24. They […]

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