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Author Topic: Harvoni failed but 2nd round of treatment with Epclusa and Riba  (Read 5145 times)

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Offline tmf2

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Well finishing up my 24 weeks with Eplusa and Riba 3 weeks to go. Was clear first 4th week blood test and 12 week blood test despite cirrhosis and a  Q80K polymorphism
resistance to NS5A and NS5B inhibitors. Had to fight hard for insurance to pay for the second round I was met with several denials.

I've been hitting the gym for 6 days a week for 4 years and eat a clean diet which I contribute to only minor sides...... restless sleep patterns and fatigue which was a constant battle with my workout regime but can be done with determination. Hoping for the best  this time around.

Dennis

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Re: Harvoni failed but 2nd round of treatment with Epclusa and Riba
« Reply #1 on: May 16, 2017, 07:36:34 pm »
Dennis, good to hear from you again and great that you've gotten two UNDETECTED results. Looking forward to when you join the officially cured brigade.

Gnatty
9/29/71 transfusions
HCV genotype 1a
7/09/15-9/30/15 Harvoni

Before treatment:
Viral Load 9,490,582
FibroScan 19.5 kPa [F4]
ALT 262
AST 217
ALP 183

Most recent:
VL still UNDETECTED (SVR 102)
FibroScan 7.6 kPa [F1-2]
ALT 15
AST 20
ALP 85

Offline Lynn K

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Re: Harvoni failed but 2nd round of treatment with Epclusa and Riba
« Reply #2 on: May 17, 2017, 01:33:47 am »
Hi Dennis

Wishing you all my best with your treatment. Hang in there.

Good luck to you
Genotype 1a
1978 contracted, 1990 Dx
1995 Intron A failed
2001 Interferon Riba null response
2003 Pegintron Riba trial med null response
2008 F4 Cirrhosis Bx
2014 12 week Sov/Oly relapse
10/14 fibroscan 27 PLT 96
2014 24 weeks Harvoni 15 weeks Riba
5/4/15 EOT not detected, ALT 21, AST 20
4 week post not detected, ALT 26, AST 28
12 week post NOT DETECTED (07/27/15)
ALT 29, AST 27 PLT 92
24 week post NOT DETECTED! (10/19/15)
44 weeks (3/11/16)  fibroscan 33, PLT 111, HCV NOT DETECTED!
I AM FREE!

 


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