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homeopathy medicine and hcv antibody elisa test

if hcv pcr test is already negative but anti hcv elisa test is positve then is there any treatment in homeopathy which make anti hcv elisa test negative please answer to this question if anyone know about it.
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87972 tn?1322661239
No Ahsan, there isn’t any medicine to my knowledge that will alter HCV antibody status. If you are antibody positive for HCV, you will remain that way indefinitely. The presence of HCV antibodies are not in themselves harmful; they are not contagious, or do they present any health issues. I understand they can influence employment and immigration issues, but unfortunately there isn’t any remedy for this.

--Bill
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I am surprised that these antibodies would present an issue even in absence of detectable viral load. If there is no viral load, the person doesn't have hepatitis C. Why should this person be limited in his employment choices and immigration? I just don't understand, and it seems very unfair. Is this because of erroneous belief that this disease is "incurable"?

Ashan, homeopathy or any other treatment method will not do anything with antibodies. Do not waste your time or your money. Nothing can be done about them because there is no disease to treat. They will always stay in your blood and always will be detectable.

No matter what, you should consider yourself blessed, because you don't have viral load, which means you are free of hepatitis C. That is what really matters.
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I dont really think if you test postive for the anti bodies you will be declined a job,does anyone have any solid facts on this statement?...i dont think so.How are potential employers goona know you are testing positive for the anti-bodies?

No worries Tash,you will be fine 'BTW....i think homeopathy medicine is a scam
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The above post was meant for (ahsan3497)...count ur lucky star..you are saved
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I disagree with your opinion on homeopathy as a scam. But, probably, this forum is not a good place to discuss this.

I know I will be OK, because I don't have hepatitis C (my husband does, and so far we do a good job hiding this fact from everyone). I just think about all people with this disease. There is a lot of stigma and misconceptions associated with hepatitis C. I take pains and struggles of every "hepper" as my own.

I don't know anything about employment tests and if it is done or not. But to immigrate yes, you are tested for HIV and hepatitis. I am an immigrant, and I was tested.  I don't know if they test viral load or just antibodies.  
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The decision to tell or not to tell employers about any medical condition is simple.  Don't tell em.  You're only required to tell em if it interferes with the daily activities on job.  This could be grounds for termination if you don't tell them.  If you walk up in there crippled they might suspect something's going on.  May be asked for a drug screen or hair follicle test.      
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I have no clue about immigration or homeopathy.  
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87972 tn?1322661239
Hi Tashka—

I really don’t have good answers for your question. My understanding is that while here in the U.S. and the E.U. don’t generally practice employment discrimination, I think it does happen in some Asian countries. I made an assumption the original poster wasn’t from the U.S, and I’ve heard other’s report problems with medical employment like nursing, etc.

Yes, immigration can be problematic as well. We had several Australians in here that were prevented from entering the armed forces due to HCV + antibodies; and even though their HCV RIBA tests were negative, they apparently couldn’t serve in their army. Strange, huh?

Bill
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Homeopathy is just water, that's all it is. There is no valid science behind it, just gobbeldegook. If you want to waste your money, or it makes you feel good (placibo effect), then fine. It has never passed double blind test though, because it doesn't work.
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Im a healthfood nutcase,but the homopathy is not for me.I did my reseach into this form of healing and it just dont make sense to me,but we all have our experiences.i did try it on my allergies to no avail.
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Thank you for response. Yes, it is strange and makes no sense.
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IN asian countries ,homeopaths are doing malpractice,,,they give you steroids,,this supreses your immune system and obviously antibodies as well,,,,this is caleed  antibody white wash,,,, this is very dangerous,,,,nonreactive virus may become reactive+any other infection may occure as your body,s army or deffence system is sleeping,,,so i think its not wise to keep your life on risk just 4 sake of any job or immigration,,,
                 dr.***@****
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Dear in Pakistan this is a major cause of rejection from job that you have anti hcv positive even negative PCR HCV RNA. i think it is totally unfair. i am one of those persons who are effected by such a bitter test.
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unfortunetly so am i
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unfortunetly so am i

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Actually I tried a method.Im hcv antibody positive having employment issues.my friend told me to use immunosuppresent steroids and i did they made the antibodies negative but be warned long term use can have serious side effects.it helped me may be it can help others with the same problem..
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Where are you live? What did you do after positive hcv for employment?
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Where are you live? What did you do after positive hcv for employment?
To 0222

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I used steroids they temporarily hide immune system and the hcv antibodies
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What steroids did you use? Could you please tell me the name of the medicine? and how to use it ?
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plz tell me name of medicine and how many days will be the antibodies negative?to 0222
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please tell me the medican to make HCV anti body negative i am in a big trouble i lost my jo plz help me anyone.
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plz help me any i am trying for gulf job again but i m very much worried of my medical i have HCV antibody positive i gone through HAV RNA test my virus load was zero. plz tell me the steroids. i will be very thank ful.
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plzz help me anyone
i have anti hcv positive
but hcv rna is negative
plzzz tell me tat stetiod name
i want to go uae on premanent
my hubby stay der
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