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Author Topic: FDA warns deadly liver damage with AbbVie hepatitis drugs  (Read 5246 times)

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Offline ricpark

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Chronic 50 years
Geo 1A Stage 3
VL 17.5 mill
non-Hopkins lymphoma cancer
after 4 weeks
AST 87 now 29
ALT 128 now 27
VL now undetected
after 12 wks
VL  undetected

Offline DeathtoHep

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Re: FDA warns deadly liver damage with AbbVie hepatitis drugs
« Reply #1 on: October 28, 2015, 05:05:29 am »
Well we knew that these drugs increase strain on the liver, especially for those with cirrhosis. Maybe it hits some harder than others.
2005 Interferon nonresponder
2015 Approved for Viekira Pak
Pre TX:    8/3/15   AST 36 ALT 64
WK 3 lab: 8/25/15 AST 21 ALT 35
WK 7 lab: 9/25/15 AST 17 ALT 18
EOT   lab:11/1/15  AST 17 ALT 14 Undetected
12WK post treatment: lab 2/10/16 AST 25 ALT 24 Undetected

Offline Cal

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Re: FDA warns deadly liver damage with AbbVie hepatitis drugs
« Reply #2 on: October 28, 2015, 04:51:54 pm »
Check out Lucinda Porters blog for a really good explanation on the warnings and who us impacted. Cal :)
HCV 30 years. Geno 1A.
Veikira Pak with ribas on Compassionate Access.
Brisbane. Australia. began 21.8.15.
17 weeks.  Previous non responder 2011.
V/L 9 million
2 week V/L 54
12 weeks V/L UND
No 17 week  EOT V/L
EOT Post 4 weeks UND.


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