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Author Topic: I'm cured!  (Read 6509 times)

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Offline Endless Summer

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I'm cured!
« on: May 27, 2016, 02:02:12 pm »
Yippee! 

I'm cured!

Diagnosed Hepc positive in Nov 2014.  HCV count measured 225,800 in March 2015.   METAVIR F0-F1. GT2.  I'm a 55 year old male. 

Started Treatment 8/1/15 - - TX was for 12 weeks of Solvadi & Moderiba (Ribavirin).

Finished 12 wk treatment and a 6 month follow-up -- all clear!

I had no discernable side effects during treatment.   Most difficult thing was keeping a positive attitude each day and not worry about the future.


Offline KimInTheForest

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Re: I'm cured!
« Reply #1 on: May 27, 2016, 02:12:05 pm »
Congratulations Endless Summer! And welcome to the other side.  8)  8)  8)

kim
Kim Goldberg (Nanaimo, BC)
1970s: Contracted HCV (genotype 3a)
2015: Cured with Harvoni + ribavirin (12 weeks)
MY STORY: https://pigsquash.wordpress.com/2016/01/28/undetectable-my-hep-c-story/

Offline Determined

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Re: I'm cured!
« Reply #2 on: May 28, 2016, 12:39:14 am »
That's very very cool. Congratulations, Endless Summer.  Wishing you the best moving forward.

Offline brie41

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Re: I'm cured!
« Reply #3 on: May 28, 2016, 04:12:20 pm »
Hi Endless Summer,

  What a wonderful feeling it must be!!  Congrats!  Brie

Diagnosed  HCV, 1A 2006
Viral load 6 million
Ast/Alt always in the 20's
F0-F1, never changed
Treatment naive, started 8 week Harvoni 3/15/16
4 and 8 week labs undetected
6 week eot labs undetected
13 week eot UNDETECTED!

 


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