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Hepatitis C treatment

Roger Pebody

Deciding on the best time to take treatment for hepatitis C is not straightforward.

It’s important to get support and advice to help you with this decision.

There are pros and cons to taking treatment for hepatitis C now or leaving it till later.

If hepatitis C treatment works, it will cure you of hepatitis C.

Click here to see our illustrated leaflet giving information on the pros and cons of starting hepatitis C treatment now or later.

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Hepatitis C treatment

Published February 2013

Last reviewed February 2013

Next review December 2015

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Hepatitis information

For more information on hepatitis visit infohep.org.

Infohep is a project we're working on in partnership with the European Liver Patients Association (ELPA).

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This content was checked for accuracy at the time it was written. It may have been superseded by more recent developments. NAM recommends checking whether this is the most current information when making decisions that may affect your health.