Most of the cases of hepatitis B cure spontaneously and may not require treatment. You may need a repeat test after 6 months to see whether you have cleared the virus or if the infection is persisting Antiviral drugs are used in hepatitis B.They are not a cure but reduce the damage caused by the virus and decrease the ability of the virus to reproduce. They can slow down the damage . If a person is symptom free he may not need these drugs but if there is evidence of ongoing liver damage then treatment may be required. People with hepatitis B are at risk of developing cirrhosis, liver failure and liver cancer. Talk to your health care practitioner about the possible options for you. That will definitely help.
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