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... these meds. i am starting treatment in a few weeks and really need some help with the decision of meds. my doc said i can have pegasus over interferon, i am told pegasus is just a form of interferon, this is all new to me, so please bear with me, also is ribiviran or copegus suugested to go along with the pegasus? ... (5 replies)
... Are u telling me not to use Interferon because it has many side effects or it has other reasons? ... (2 replies)
... hese drugs. I sort of feel all drugs should be avoided where possible. But the reality is that some drugs do make life more bearable for some people who have had interferon complications from hepC. Embrel may to be one of those drugs. ... (12 replies)

... I'd like to share with you my experience with regards to pain associated with the virus vs. the pain from the Interferon shots. ... (6 replies)
... I started treating with interferon and riborvirn in April 2000. In april 2001, I was taken off. Now it appears I am no longer in remission. So I have a decision to make. ... (5 replies)
... ut a treatment for thrombocytopenia, the anemia drugs used with the current therapies to counter their effects. Those drugs are currently an injectable, like the interferon itself. ... (12 replies)
... Just got back from Hep dr appt–got car sick on the way home… really feeling BAD today; had diarrhea all afternoon & evening last night, finally got it in control around 11:00p but still could not sleep cause of aching pain & low grade fever. Took non-narcotic Tramadol with 2 Tylenol (as Hep dr has prescribed): did absolutely no good whatsoever… so I took Vicodan around 2:30a,... (12 replies)
... All I can tell you is that I was on tx for 2 yrs. It also took me 3 yrs to finally be able to just start doing some things a normal person can do. I have never heard of a nose problem , yet this tx just shut me down. I had all the side effects of a cancer patient when I was on Interferon/combo the 1st yr & Pegintron combo 2nd yr. I felt like an open wound. I had rashes, sinus... (12 replies)
... I've just returned from my E/N/T Spec after my 2nd visit to get rid of this growth in my left nostril. My GP said it appeared to be a polyp 2 wks ago; I had a polyp in that same nostril-same place in 96 & had it removed before I could have neck surgery. I don't recall much of what I was told at that time by my now-retired E/N/T except the biopsy was benign but this type of... (12 replies)
... Overall, I'd have to say this time around I am coping well enough with the side effects of the Interferon and feel very optomistic that I will be able to return to work in the next couple of months, if all goes as well as it has. ... (6 replies)
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Feb 18, 2010
... I have read tons of blogs on here about the pegasus interferon treatment and am absolutely terrified by the stuff I have read. I know this effects people differently. ... (4 replies)
... yes, TX means treatment DX is diagnosis I don't know about the antibodies. I have a doc appt in 2 weeks and I'll ask him. I did the Pegasus/Interferon treatment-injections and pills-Ribaviran-It was not bad to begin with but the last 3 months were horrible. I've remained virus undetectable for the past 10 months (5 replies)
... I haven't heard of a program like that, but it is worth asking about. thanks. thanbey (5 replies)
... THanbey, Shouldnt she give the pegasus meds back to her pharmacy, and tell her ins co, so the pharm can destroy it and her ins get credited back for it? ... (5 replies)
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... daily supervision, I began trying to take both medications again, 180cc's Pegasus weekly with 2000mg CoPegasys daily. ... (3 replies)
... hat I moved in with the guy I had dated in '78. My kids were staying out of town with my dad to finish the school year and I should not have started any kind of interferon when I was in that kind of emotional shape, but I didn't know that. I had very promising and almost immediate response to treatment. ... (22 replies)
... I like the way you look at this Are you taking the Pegasus along with the interferon? ... (17 replies)
... Hello Lotus Blossom, When you mentioned herbs, natural treatments, etc. I remembered that I failed to tell you that I have been taking Milk Thistle for about 30-45 days now and it was after I started taking this natural herb that I began seeing drastic, positive results in my lab work. Milk Thistle is particularly good for treating the liver - do a search on WebMD and you... (3 replies)
... Hi, my wbc also went down --makes you tired! My doc put me on a weekly self shot in the leg to raise it. My mind is also shot as I can't remember what it was. Ahh-it was Neupogen. But, I don't really think the wbc went up until I was done with TX. Maybe it kept it from going lower though? Hang in there--this too shall pass. (1 replies)




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