Got the results of my 6 month post PCR.....No RNA Hep C Virus detected...
2 million load
48 weeks pegintron 120 /rebetol 1200
pre tx weight 189
end of tx weight 158
weight now 178
residual effects minumal
self adjusted rebe and peg during course of tx due to low cbc's (not recommended for everyone)
did/do vit c and e and complex b.
tylenol, ibuprofen (rarely), vicodin (last three months of tx)
could not handle AD's but did do lorazepam and tried ambian (only worked four hours) last 5 months of tx
So all you hepcats doing the tx truck ride, stay positive, eat healthy, do your vitamins..You can beat the dragon.
Indiana i'll be standing at the corner waiting for the bus..going cow tipping tonight.
wow great great news....congrats...more and more 1's are clearing everyday...as was said before...that bus is fast becoming a train, with lots of room for everyone.....enjoy yourself and your good news....so much hard work and determination goes into treatment. good going!!!!
Fantastic news........your SVR is so encourageing.......I will get my 6 month testing in September.........did you also get tested at 3 months as well? Save me a seat on the bus too!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I have my backpack ready to go and I hope to be waiting at the "6 month" bus stop to hop on the bus too.......this wonderful news just makes all of this warm, sunny weather that much more enjoyable!!!!!! ENJOY LIFE my friend. Peace.
You Da Man !!!! I am 3 weeks post tx and I feel like a million bucks. Handicap is coming down and something more important is up more regularly LOL.....I plan to be on that bus come October...see you then......Good luck to all.
HAs anyone heard anything mention on tv about the hep c awareness weekend in DC? I hope some reporter took at least one pic. ironic that R Charles dies the same week. great opportunity to spread the mews.
I am just amazed how big this family has gotten, and still growing...and what an amazing,caring,strong group of people you guys/gals (hepcats) are...thanks for the support and congratulations you all have given..and on a saturday...
anyway just want to let you know that you guys are in my thoughts and best wishes..
jodie...i'm always saying someting for amanda, wishing the best
mike s - dude ..your the man...what are you gonna do after tx???
kim eyedeas- you just keep on,,thanx
newgirl - hope things turn
all you others...willing, majneni, ak hepper,
even saw commdue post lately..(but he's SRV at least he thinks he is) ha
anyway just a thought for all you who have replied..
WOW!!!!!!!I wish I knew how to add the "BOLD" type here!!!! WAY TO GO MAN, I'm so happy for ya!!!!! Next time I go around, is going to be the last for me!!!!! I'm gonna be posting the same news you have posted!!!!!! Scott, derail, twotells.....everybody IS !!!!!!!!!!! I'm turning in....for it's 4:40 am early Sunday morn. But before I do....I' gonna dance all the way to the sofa!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I'M SOOOOOOOOO HAPPY FOR YOU KEN!!!!! You've kicked "drag_________on Butt"!!!!!!! HIP HIP HOORAY!!!!!! Best Wishes and you'll always remain in my prayers, Cindee :) xoxoxo
CONGRATULATIONS to you. Wonderful news. So many good things are happening here lately.
I am so happy for everyone here with good news and tests results. And for those of you whos results are a little slow ...hang in there it just might take a little bit more of your time and patience but it is worth it.
Has anyone heard from HarleyDude. Did he finish tx?
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