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Author Topic: Starting Mavyret  (Read 2771 times)

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Offline Karalaine

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Starting Mavyret
« on: May 08, 2018, 08:39:22 pm »
Hello all, I am currently staring out my window waiting for Fed-x to deliver my first script of Mavyret! I am treatment naive with no cirrhosis, getting the medication through patient assistance. Just wanted to introduce myself and get acquainted with the site.
Genotype 3
Contracted 2008

Offline lporterrn

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Re: Starting Mavyret
« Reply #1 on: May 09, 2018, 02:52:21 pm »
Welcome Karalaine. I think the road to success begins with exactly what you are doing - getting info and support and just doing it! Lots of experience here and looking forward to getting to know you on your road to freedom from hep C.
Lucinda Porter, RN
1988 Contracted HCV
1997 Interferon nonresponder
2003 PEG + ribavirin responder-relapser
2013 Cured (Harvoni + ribavirin clinical trial)
https://www.hepmag.com/blogger/lucindakporter

Offline Lynn K

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Re: Starting Mavyret
« Reply #2 on: May 10, 2018, 12:05:43 am »
Hi Karalaine and welcome!

Good luck on your journey. Please let us know if you have any questions let us know and we will do our best to try to answer them.
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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