Questions to Ask Your Doctor About Hepatitis C

Take this list of questions with you when you see your doctor. It will help you get the information you need to manage your hepatitis C. You might want a family member or friend to go with you to take notes.

  1. 1. What kinds of tests will I need?
  2. 2. Are there any medications that might help?
  3. 3. What are the side effects of the medications you might prescribe?
  4. 3. How do I know when I should call the doctor?
  5. 4. How much exercise can I get and is it all right to have sex?
  6. 5. What drugs should I avoid?
  7. 6. What can I do to prevent the disease from getting worse?
  8. 7. How can I avoid spreading hepatitis C to others?
  9. 8. Are my family members at risk for hepatitis C?
  10. 9. Should I be vaccinated against other types of hepatitis?
  11. 10. How will you keep tabs on the condition of my liver?
WebMD 10 Questions Reviewed by Carol DerSarkissian on January 29, 2017
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