It took me many months to get my hmg back to normal.
During tx it went right down to 86 and stayed around there for the whole course.
Hmg and everything else is back to normal now but it took much over a year for my neutrophils to get back to within normal range.
I have sicca symptoms post eot 20 months that I never had before. In my case it was triggered by the treatment.
It makes perfect sense that this has happened seeing as interferon ramps up the body's immune response.
Hi Billy. I am 18months post triple tx (6months) with incivek.
I had bad anaemia since week 4. My white blood count is still not back to normal.
I still feel weak at times. I used to be really fit and healthy but now I tire easily and get the dizzy spells like I used to when the anaemia was bad.
I feel ok, but I know I am only half the person I used to be...
I had dry mouth during tx and still do. I am using "Oral7"
I used to use Biotene till I read the label one day and noticed that they don't put the saliva enzymes in it anymore! Well, not here in NZ anyway.
The saliva enzymes are what protect the teeth from decaying.
It's also very important to keep the mouth moist as the moisture helps...
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