Hopinghepster's MedHelp Blogs http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/1789588 Medical communities and forums staffed by doctors from leading medical centers. Over 325 forums and communities providing medical information and medical help. en SVR12 at last! Just found out that I am SVR12, that is that I'm cured. Fantastic! What can I say? A million thank yo Hopinghepster Mon, 10 Sep 2012 10:52:23 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/550079/SVR12-at-last http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/550079/SVR12-at-last SVR4 achieved! I was thrilled to get the news yesterday that I was UND at week 4 post treatment - early cure. So are Hopinghepster Tue, 17 Jul 2012 11:47:57 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/517465/SVR4-achieved http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/517465/SVR4-achieved Made it to SVR3 Learned today that I was UND three weeks post treatment. Great new! SVR4 will be even better but I am Hopinghepster Tue, 10 Jul 2012 22:32:38 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/514934/Made-it-to-SVR3 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/514934/Made-it-to-SVR3 The Last Day of Treatment The 84th day of treatment is now over. No more meds. Feels a little poignant .. I'll be a bit bereft Hopinghepster Tue, 05 Jun 2012 01:21:08 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/433647/The-Last-Day-of-Treatment http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/433647/The-Last-Day-of-Treatment Day 73 - the end draws nigh Got the good news yesterday that I was still UND at Week 8. Now got eleven days to go and feeling pre Hopinghepster Thu, 24 May 2012 21:43:25 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/428332/Day-73---the-end-draws-nigh http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/428332/Day-73---the-end-draws-nigh The news keeps getting better, Day 39 What a phenomenal week this has been! On Monday I learn that I'm UND. On Thursday the news arrives fr Hopinghepster Sat, 21 Apr 2012 00:35:19 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/353481/The-news-keeps-getting-better--Day-39 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/353481/The-news-keeps-getting-better--Day-39 Brilliant News from Barcelona EASL, Day 37 I am thrilled by the news this afternoon from the Barcelona Liver Congress. 100% of GT1's attained SV Hopinghepster Fri, 20 Apr 2012 00:53:21 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/353330/Brilliant-News-from-Barcelona-EASL--Day-37 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/353330/Brilliant-News-from-Barcelona-EASL--Day-37 Day 35 Undetected at last! Got a call from the clinic this morning to say that on Day 28 the virus was Undetectable in my system Hopinghepster Tue, 17 Apr 2012 00:38:49 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/352738/Day-35-Undetected-at-last http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/352738/Day-35-Undetected-at-last Day 29 Intense fatigue for two or three hours around the middle of the day. It's the first time I've experie Hopinghepster Thu, 12 Apr 2012 01:14:34 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/351761/Day-29 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/351761/Day-29 Day 28 Well, feeling a little less optimistic after getting my results from Day 21. At that point I was stil Hopinghepster Wed, 11 Apr 2012 00:25:47 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/351580/Day-28 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/351580/Day-28 Days 24 to 27 Nothing very special to report. I've just been feeling good. Some days I feel fabulous. My fantasy is Hopinghepster Tue, 10 Apr 2012 00:20:55 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/351365/Days-24-to-27 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/351365/Days-24-to-27 day 23 Woke up this morning after a deep 8 and a half hour sleep (very unusual for me) feeling like a millio Hopinghepster Thu, 05 Apr 2012 02:10:01 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/350621/day-23 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/350621/day-23 Day 21 Learned today that my VL on Day 14 was below 25 - that state where it is detectable but not measurabl Hopinghepster Tue, 03 Apr 2012 01:16:16 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/350226/Day-21 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/350226/Day-21 Day 17 I learned today that my VL on Day 11 was 43. Good going, I feel. It's not dropping quite as rapidlly Hopinghepster Thu, 29 Mar 2012 23:23:48 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/349560/Day-17 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/349560/Day-17 Day 15 Feeling a bit less exuberant. Slight sense of mild fatigue in the early afternoon plus mild mental ha Hopinghepster Tue, 27 Mar 2012 23:53:50 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/349238/Day-15 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/349238/Day-15 Day 13 Another perfect day! Absolutely no side effects. Took my longest bike ride in a decade and felt great Hopinghepster Sun, 25 Mar 2012 21:14:03 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/348833/Day-13 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/348833/Day-13 Day 12 The most side-effect free day yet on this trial. Took meds at 10am and experienced no light- headed f Hopinghepster Sat, 24 Mar 2012 20:47:53 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/348632/Day-12 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/348632/Day-12 Day 11 Had big burst of energy late last night and was awake until 4.30am. Woke up feeling groggy and a bit Hopinghepster Sat, 24 Mar 2012 00:16:44 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/348484/Day-11 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/348484/Day-11 Day 10 Another good, clear day with fatigue appearing only in the evening for a couple of hours. I learned o Hopinghepster Fri, 23 Mar 2012 01:23:39 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/348312/Day-10 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/348312/Day-10 Day 9 A good day today. Plenty of energy and mental clarity though I felt tired by the time I got home in t Hopinghepster Thu, 22 Mar 2012 00:15:56 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/348114/Day-9 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/348114/Day-9