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Has anyone been on Hep C treatment like Harvoni while they have pancreatitis?

I just got out of the hospital last Wednesday for pancreatitis . I am concerned that I will have more problems getting through the treatment because of it .  I start treatment with Epclusa  tomorrow.  This is a brand-new drug that just came out the end of June for genotype 3a. It is made by the same company that makes Harvoni.   Has anyone been on any Hep C treatment with pancreatitis?
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683231 tn?1467323017
You should ask your doctor but my guess is it should not be any more difficult that had you not had pancreatitis. But I am not a doctor or any type of medical professional,
568322 tn?1370165440
You shouldn't start treatment with a medication that can cause pancreatitis while you have pancreatitis.  I bet any doctor would tell you that.  Epclusa includes sofosbuvir which lists "pancreatitis" as a possible side effect.

Here's a study that says....
"There were 7 grade 3 events including anemia, neutropenia, nausea, hypophosphatemia, and cholelithiasis or pancreatitis."


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