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hepatitis c and drug use

how does using meth affect hep c? how does marijuana affect hep c?
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Avatar m tn
Drugs you take effect your liver.  if you have Hepatitis C then you should make some life changes.  Like not  putting things in your body that aren't
good for health.  
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i was thinking of trying medical marijuana.
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There are lots of pros and cons about medical marijuana.  Are you planning are treating your Hepatitis C?  Like I said before...drugs effect your liver.  

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901131 tn?1293748153
Were you going to try medical meth also?
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I do not know about meth, you can always google "Meth and HCV" or Meth and liver disease. I am not interested enough in the subject to look it up for you.
Marijuana used in a vaporizer or as an edible, *might* be okay, but as long as you have the virus attacking your liver, you really ought to consider treating for HCV.
I am a strong proponent of medical marijuana to get through treatment. It is likely easier on your liver than OTC pain relievers and for me helped with anxiety and insomnia.
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1652596 tn?1342015226
my doctor ok'd me to use medical marijuana when i was on tx.  it really helped with the aches after the interferon shot.  don't what anything to do with meth.  it's poison!!!  belle
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  Alcohol is specifically horrible, for Hep C, and so is Tylenol and even too much Ibuprofen.  Most drugs are processed through the liver.  
   There are actually at least 50 home-made "recipes" for meth, and shooting it  is dangerous, it could be anything.  
   I think if I were you, I would quit the meth first, and you could use marajuana as a substitute,if it helps your depression :)
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