Co-administration of HIV or hepatitis C protease inhibitors with certain statins can increase the risk of myopathy/rhabdomyolysis.
Common side effects include insomnia and headache. Serious side effects include hypersensitivity reactions and abnormal liver function in participants co-infected with hepatitis B or C.
Cases of drug-induced hepatotoxicity and hepatic problems including liver necrosis, jaundice, fulminant hepatitis with and without jaundice, and liver failure have been reported.
A 53-year-old man with hepatitis C and cirrhosis comes for a follow-up office visit. ... He now attends weekly Alcoholics Anonymous meetings. Complications of the hepatitis C and cirrhosis have included ascites and encephalopathy, both of which are
The first rapid blood test for antibodies to the hepatitis C virus for individuals 15 years and older.
and 7 in 1980 and 2008; meningococcus A, C, Y, W-135 and hepatitis B in 1981; oral typhoid in 1989; Japanese encephalitis in 1992 and 2009; and hepatitis A in
hospital in 2007-2009, some of whom have subsequently tested positive for hepatitis C.
Dr. Bentson then ordered a Tylenol level, salicylate level, blood alcohol and acute hepatitis panel for viruses A, B and C, as well as a serum iron and iron binding capacity; ... She had checked him out as “possible chronic hepatitis, perhaps an
Another important red flag is a medical history of chronic hepatitis C, the vast majority of which is acquired through drug abuse.
The most common side effects are pruritis and nausea. Viekira Pak (ombitasvir, paritaprevir and ritonavir tablets co-packaged with dasabuvir tablets) to treat hepatitis C virus genotype 1 infection, including in