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Author Topic: prescribed mavyret  (Read 964 times)

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Offline nateoiler2710

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prescribed mavyret
« on: September 18, 2018, 04:36:48 pm »
fibro test measures me at f0-f1 why would a dr preacribe me 12 weeks when i dont have cirrosis

Offline Lynn K

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Re: prescribed mavyret
« Reply #1 on: September 21, 2018, 12:25:51 am »
If you haven’t seen this here is the prescribing information sheet

https://www.rxabbvie.com/pdf/mavyret_pi.pdf

Were you previously treated?

For people previously treated with:
An NS3/4A PI without prior treatment with an NS5A inhibitor the recommendation is 12 weeks. (Treated with prior regimens containing simeprevir and sofosbuvir, or simeprevir, boceprevir, or telaprevir with (peg) interferon and ribavirin.)


Otherwise, the only way to know is ask your doctor

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1978 contracted, 1990 Dx
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2003 Pegintron Riba trial med null response
2008 F4 Cirrhosis Bx
2014 12 week Sov/Oly relapse
10/14 fibroscan 27 PLT 96
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Re: prescribed mavyret
« Reply #2 on: September 21, 2018, 03:09:46 pm »
Assuming this is your first treatment, I'm scratching my head about this. Please ask your doc and let us know!
« Last Edit: September 21, 2018, 03:11:19 pm by lporterrn »
Lucinda Porter, RN
1988 Contracted HCV
1997 Interferon nonresponder
2003 PEG + ribavirin responder-relapser
2013 Cured (Harvoni + ribavirin clinical trial)
http://blogs.hepmag.com/lucindakporter/

 


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