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(also known as Pegasys)
Pegylated interferon-alpha, in which polyethylene glycol is added to make the interferon last longer in the body, is injected once weekly, rather than three times per week for conventional interferon-alpha. Used in combination with the antiviral drug ribavirin, pegylated interferon produces sustained cure rates of 75% ... more at Wikipedia

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Hepatitis C
Hepatitis B
Overall, 75% (621 Members) find Pegylated Interferon helpful

Pegylated Interferon Reviews

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Damaged my thyroid hope it comes back
I'm glad that I did it
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Nausea, thinning hair, tired, achy.
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I believe it has.
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Worked for several weeks then I hit a stalemate. Treatment ended at 20 weeks.
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I just finished my round of 48 week, peg-interferon injections. 3-4 months in, my viral load dropped from 7.4 log units to n a month's time. I'll be seeing the specialist a week before xmas to find out the results. Stay posted. :)
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U/D since 2009
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worked! 6mo post SVR
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used in combination with Ribavirin...did nothing to help me or my liver...made me sick threw up more than I kept down...lost some hair. and weight...everything tasted like metal...stayed very fatigued ...depression was alwful... was treated for 16 months and then was taken off because it did nothing to help
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Went through 6 months of treatment, within 12 weeks my hep was back. It was horrible.
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