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Resveratrol

Is resveratrol good or bad for hep c..
Age
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37
Sex
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Female
Weight
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137
Current Medications
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Warfarin
Drug Allergies
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Red dye
Medical Conditions
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Protein c diff,hep c
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There have been studies done on resveratrol with a variety of results regarding the effectiveness of resveratrol for liver disease. One recent study done in 2010 found that resveratrol increased the replication of the hepatitis C virus. For this reason, the study suggests that resveratrol is not a suitable antioxidant to be used in patients with hepatitis C. Further, due to the lack of well-controlled clinical studies I would not recommend this product until further studies were done.

Also, I see you are taking warfarin as well. Resveratrol has been found to inhibit human platelet aggregation, this means there may be an increased risk of bleeding when taking with anticoagulant drugs such as warfarin. You should discuss the risks vs benefits of taking this medication with your doctor prior to starting.

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