Hepatitis C Treatments Directory
Doctors use a variety of treatments for hepatitis C. The illness, a viral infection, can lead to liver damage or cirrohosis, and liver cancer. The liver performs important functions such as cleansing the blood of toxins and breaking down fats. Hep C treatments depend the extent of liver damage, other illnesses, how much of the virus is in the body, and which type of hepatitis C is affecting the body. Treatments can be expensive, have side effects, and don't work for everyone. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about hepatitis C treatment, what it looks like, and much more.
The Latest in Hep C Treatment
Treatment for hepatitis C is rapidly evolving. More and more people can be quickly cured without shots or toxic side effects.
Side Effects of Hepatitis C Treatment
Treatment for hepatitis C can help, but can have many side effects.
Do Natural and Alternative Treatments Help With Hep C?
You may be tempted to try alternative or natural remedies for your hepatitis C. Here’s what may help -- and what you should avoid.
How to Be Smart About Sex and Hep C
Should you tell your partner you have hep C? What do you say? And how do you have a safe love life?
Is Hep C Curable?
New drugs mean treatment for hepatitis C is kinder and gentler than ever before. But are they a long-term cure?
Available Medications for Hepatitis C
A look at the drug combinations, and their side effects, now used to treat hepatitis C.
Hepatitis C Treatments on the Horizon
A look at the treatments that may be available for hepatitis C in the next few years.