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Can anyone help me get my meds for my hep c

My insurance wants me to wait 3 months I’m afraid if I don’t get help now it’ll be to late if it isn’t now I’ve had hep c for a very long time only thing is I can’t afford it myself I currently am out of work due to other health issuses
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How long do you think you may have had hep c? Do you know if you have any liver damage? Do you know why they want a three month wait? Do you know your genotype?

If you were recently infected they maybe waiting to see if your body beats hep c on its own. About 25% of people with hep c are able to do so and won’t need treatment. This usually happens in the first 6 months of infection.

Hep c is a very slow acting virus taking in general decades to cause significant liver damage.

I had hep c for 37 years before I was cured I was diagnosed with cirrhosis after being infected for 30 years.

While I understand your desire to be treated as soon as possible three months really won’t make any difference in your liver health.

Wishing you the best of luck.
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