I read your other post from a few min's ago and yes there is a possible treatment for you. The new triple therapy treatment for genotype 1 patients who were non or partial responders on SOC. You have a 75 to 80% for partial responders and a 30% chance for non responders of SVR. The new drugs were just approved by FDA a couple of months ago so speak to your doctor. I hope this gives you some hope for the future and welcome to the forum.
by suzieq2, 1 hour ago
I am 57 yr. female maintain good weight,nutrition, 1B nonresonder 2005 46 weeks trmt. should not have gone that long. iron overload, no blood letting pior trmt. slight bridging fibrosis,
labeled a slow responder, no such thing, I am still sick just about everyday for six yrs. now. I take low dose of morphine , xanax, and ambian, tried tree times post trmt. to live without meds. do not like taking them, My quality of life is less than good. I know there is no trmt. available for me at this time. I just want to feel better. I have severe fatigue, pain in back, Liver,
extreme pain in lower extremities. Butt thru to feet. sometimes unbearable.My original gastro,really dropped the ball on my trmt.but now i just want to be able to get up out of bed for a day. I do daily routine ,get up do one chore ,then lay down , get up some energy and yhis is the cycle.I take medical grade vitamin B complex, & D Alphalipodic acid , tried hormone replacement , made me sick , My General M.D. has treating side effects. and I am to the point of her saying I need pain management. I really do not want to go that route ,but we have tried everything, I am slowly becoming worse, quit work, Brain confusion, nausea, severe fatigue. sleep problems,weak, Just down right feel bad. I know there is no trmt. for me at this time.I am just searching for something to make feel better. Sincerely,Karyn
Copyright 1994-2016 MedHelp International. All rights reserved.
MedHelp is a division of Aptus Health.
This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information.
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.