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Condition: Chronic Hepatitis C
3/13/2014 12:29:36 PM

Reviewer: sue, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
post interferon leg pain

Condition: Chronic Hepatitis C
4/15/2013 10:44:58 PM

Reviewer: waterkelly09, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
the triple chemo,interferon,ribivarin,incivik was very difficult.incivek almost killed me killed blood cells faster than I could make them.very effectve viral count went from 500 million to undetectable in 2 mths.interferon made me a crazy bitch amazed I didn't kill my husband and he did nothing wrong.the more shots the worse it got.ribaviran was probably the easiest.this treatment is not for ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Hepatitis C
6/16/2012 12:35:46 PM

Reviewer: ladystar56, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Just moody and migrain, but I just started the shots yesterday 6/15/12

Condition: Chronic Hepatitis C
4/17/2011 4:01:00 PM

Reviewer: Tony, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
hepatitis C

Condition: Chronic Hepatitis C
3/28/2011 12:20:49 PM

Reviewer: Patricia Janvrin, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
make me sick and tremors

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