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Author Topic: Took the Last Pill Yesterday 6/3/15 The Wait Begins  (Read 6993 times)

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Offline GLCII

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Took the Last Pill Yesterday 6/3/15 The Wait Begins
« on: June 04, 2015, 12:53:34 pm »
I took my last pill yesterday and do one final test today, then it's a wait till the 4 week post treatment test. After showing positive for the virus, after 2 or 3 weeks off the 3 prior interferon treatments, this 4th week post test will be the big test in my mind. If the 4 week post TX test shows a negative result, Im pretty sure the other two test, in September & December, will be a piece of cake. The one positive thing about this treatment, that I keep in mind, is that the Harvoni dropped my viral load from 12,043,488 copies down to less then <15 in 14 days. That's just over 860,000 copies a day. I thought that was pretty good.

I'm on my way to the last test now. While I'm there, I'm going to find out where my results are from the last test I took on May 21st. I still haven't got the Quantative back yet.
Pre Tx (VL 12043488) ALT 52/ AST 39
Harvoni Start Date 03/12
2 Week in Tx Results HCV RNA Detected, less than 15 IU/mL. ALT 19 / AST 19
4 Weeks in Tx Results HCV RNA Not detected. ALT 21 / AST 18
12 Week in Tx Results HCV RNA Not detected. ALT 17 / AST 19
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Post 12 Week EOT Tx ALT 19/ AST 19 (Undetected)
Post 24 Week EOT Tx ALT 19/ AST 15 (Undetected)

Offline mario555

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Re: Took the Last Pill Yesterday 6/3/15 The Wait Begins
« Reply #1 on: June 04, 2015, 08:08:50 pm »
Best of luck with your upcoming results!
60 years old. Likely infected 1975. Geno 1a
F4  8 millions VL,  AST 140  ALT 140
Generally in good health except problems are creeping up rapidly!
2 failed attempts Inf 2000 and Inf-riba 2010
Harvoni 24 weeks
Start 11/13/2014   EOT 4/27/2015
VL2 - UND
VL4 - UND (may 25)
VL12 - UND
VK24 -  UND
Hopefully cured forever!

Offline atomic dog

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Re: Took the Last Pill Yesterday 6/3/15 The Wait Begins
« Reply #2 on: June 20, 2015, 09:51:49 pm »
The odds are on your side
Infected 1969, dirty needle
Geno 1a
Stage 2 fib, some necrosis
TX naive
1/29/15 ALT61; AST43
2/16/15 Started Harvoni; VL 1.5 m;
2/19/15 ALT40; AST24
2/29/15 ALT29; AST25
3/9/15 ALT28; AST25; 
3/9/15 < 20 IU/mL (3 wks) HCV RNA remains 'detected'
3/24/15 ALT30; AST25;
3/24/15 <20 IU/mL (5 wks) HCV RNA
4/10/15 <20 IU/ml (7 weeks) HCV RNA
4/20/15 ALT36; AST27
4/20/15 UND
5/11/15 UND (EOT); ALT33; AST25
6/11/15 UND; ALT 34; AST 29
8/14/15 UND
11/15/15 SVR, 24-wk EOT

 


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