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80575 tn?1207132364

HCV TaqMan <30 IU/mL no HCV RNA Detect

The Prove 3 study nurse just called to say that at 48 weeks post treatment my VL is:

                                HCV TaqMan <30 IU/mL no HCV RNA Detect

I was in the Prove 3 arm that received 12 weeks of VX950 + INF + RBV followed by another 12 weeks of only INF + RBV.  Went UND between week 1-2 and remained that way.

I'm not looking for accolades but am just providing information for people who are considering VX950 as a tx option.  It worked for this geno 1b non-responder to SOC tx.  

For five years after being diagnosed I dwelled daily on the subject of HCV.  This board saved my sanity on many occasions.  I hope that many old timers out there can forgive me that I'm off enjoying my family, work, friends...life.

miked

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Avatar universal
Congratulations on your fantastic news! I'm one old timer who is absolutely thrilled for you. It's been quite a journey.
Stay well,
Mike
412873 tn?1329174455
Congratulations!  I am so happy for you and your family.  

Thanks for sharing your information-I am doing shot #8 this morning-in the same trial and hearing your news gives me great hope :-)

I wish you all good things in your new hcv-free life!

Isobella
408795 tn?1324935675
"For five years after being diagnosed I dwelled daily on the subject of HCV".

Congratulations!!  I hear you on the above remark, enjoy the good life without the HepC on your back.  God Bless  
439539 tn?1233465815
Congratulations ! Keep the SVR'S Rollin in ! Tap Tap = Good Luck !
God Bless,
Tammy
476246 tn?1418870914
YAY!!!! This is an amazing day!!! More and more SVR's rolling in!!! Beautiful! Congratulations!

Marcia
80575 tn?1207132364
Thanks for the well wishes.

BTW - I'm not going anywhere, just scaling back.

I pray that everyone's Friday night shot symptoms are mild tonight and brings SVR to all.

miked
Avatar universal
Enjoy!
Avatar universal
I love hearing all this good news - congatulations and enjoy your SVR.  VX950 is kicking some serious butt!!!
Trinity
372366 tn?1284403873
That must be a friggin huge relief, I know mine was. Found out the other day.

Harry
217229 tn?1192762404
Nice....... VERY NICE!

Avatar universal
Good for you!
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