Probably as with most of us, these drugs can cause depression, if you are not on ADs already, they want to give you a fighting chance.
Many Docs, want you to see and have contact with a Physchatrist, incase something does go wrong.
There is a lot to learn about Inteferon and Riba.
You will find some good info here, some good support also.
I think there are a lot that have treated more than once, some who go SVR first time,
Some who never have, there are different types of geno types, a lot of factors.
Side effects can be horrible or easy. Hepc it seems to me is almost unique to everyone.
Anyway as I said, lots of good info here. So welcome!