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I  am 22 yr old and i have hepatitis c genome 3 and i am taking pegasus\once weekly and ribavirin since 19-6-08 my question is have i to do weekly CBC or I can do every 2weeks before the injection ?
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577132 tn?1314270126
Whar does your Doctor or Nurse say?
223152 tn?1346981971
I think the SOC is every 2 weeks at first and less later if all is well.  The main reason for CBCs is that the blood can tank so fast - both white counts and red counts - and you need to be aware of what is happening.  I think the once a week CBCs are a good idea.  

Have you discussed with your doctor what happens if the WBC or RBC go down too low?
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I have HCV active recent is any treatment other then injections i,e Pegasus. and what diet is necessary and what avoidence?
634590 tn?1293777693
There is no other medicine approved by FDA instead of int+riba
634590 tn?1293777693
How much riba are you taking daily?
634590 tn?1293777693
sorry and what is your weight?
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