Pharmacytimes: Condition Center: Hepatitis C http://www.pharmacytimes.com/condition-resources/hepatitisc/condition-rss Hepatitis C en-us Fri, 31 Oct 2014 02:06:32 EDT Fri, 31 Oct 2014 02:06:32 EDT Researchers Set to Study Hepatitis C Therapy in Children http://www.pharmacytimes.com/news/Researchers-Set-to-Study-Hepatitis-C-Therapy-in-Children Researchers from Saint Louis University Medical Center will test the safety and efficacy of sofosbuvir and ribavirin in children with hepatitis C. Sat, 04 Oct 2014 09:40:59 EDT Polypharmacy Hinders HIV Drug Adherence http://www.pharmacytimes.com/news/Polypharmacy-Hinders-HIV-Drug-Adherence Among HIV-positive patients, concurrent use of medications is associated with nonadherence to antiretroviral therapy. Sat, 27 Sep 2014 12:33:01 EDT Combination Treatment for HIV/HCV Coinfection Shown Effective in Phase 3 Trial http://www.pharmacytimes.com/news/Combination-Treatment-for-HIVHCV-Coinfection-Shown-Effective-in-Phase-3-Trial Results of a phase 3 trial demonstrate the effectiveness of simeprevir in combination with ribavirin and peginterferon as a treatment for patients coinfected with HIV and HCV. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:56:43 EDT Hepatitis C Patients with HIV Co-Infection Vulnerable to Serious Liver Disease Despite Antiretroviral Therapy http://www.pharmacytimes.com/news/Hepatitis-C-Patients-with-HIV-Co-Infection-Vulnerable-to-Serious-Liver-Disease-Despite-Antiretroviral-Therapy A study finds that patients co-infected with hepatitis C and HIV who are receiving antiretroviral therapy are 80% more likely to have serious liver disease than those with hepatitis C alone. Fri, 23 May 2014 09:00:54 EDT Multiple Tactics Needed to Combat Hepatitis C in Young Drug Users http://www.pharmacytimes.com/news/Multiple-Tactics-Needed-to-Combat-Hepatitis-C-in-Young-Drug-Users With hepatitis C infections on the rise among young injection drug users, researchers have recommended a range of promising prevention tactics. Wed, 07 Aug 2013 12:16:31 EDT Task Force Recommends Hepatitis C Testing for Baby Boomers http://www.pharmacytimes.com/news/Task-Force-Recommends-Hepatitis-C-Testing-for-Baby-Boomers The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommends that all patients born between 1945 and 1965 as well as high-risk patients of all ages be tested for hepatitis C. Tue, 09 Jul 2013 03:57:10 EDT CDC Urges All Baby Boomers to Get Tested for Hepatitis C http://www.pharmacytimes.com/news/CDC-Urges-All-Baby-Boomers-to-Get-Tested-for-Hepatitis-C Testing baby boomers could help identify more than 800,000 new cases of hepatitis C and address the largely preventable consequences of the condition. Fri, 08 Jun 2012 12:46:49 EDT Triple Therapy for Hepatitis C Can Be Cost-Effective http://www.pharmacytimes.com/news/Triple-Therapy-for-Hepatitis-C-Can-Be-Cost-Effective New triple-therapy regimens for hepatitis C are expensive, but they can be cost-effective for many patients. Mon, 27 Feb 2012 12:20:09 EST Risk Factors for Hepatitis C http://www.pharmacytimes.com/podcasts/Risk-Factors-for-Hepatitis-C Fri, 24 Feb 2012 01:43:17 EST New Drugs for Hepatitis C http://www.pharmacytimes.com/podcasts/New-Drugs-for-Hepatitis-C Fri, 24 Feb 2012 01:27:22 EST The Promise of Interferon-Free Treatment Regimens for Hepatitis C http://www.pharmacytimes.com/podcasts/The-Promise-of-Interferon-Free-Treatment-Regimens-for-Hepatitis-C Fri, 24 Feb 2012 12:37:42 EST New Hepatitis C Treatment http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/New-Hepatitis-C-Treatment Fri, 24 Feb 2012 11:53:59 EST Hepatitis C: Know Your Status http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/Hepatitis-C-Know-Your-Status Fri, 24 Feb 2012 11:43:42 EST Hepatitis C: The Basics http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/Hepatitis-C-The-Basics Fri, 24 Feb 2012 11:31:20 EST All-Oral Hepatitis C Treatment in Trial http://www.pharmacytimes.com/news/All-Oral-Hepatitis-C-Treatment-in-Trial Could treatment for hepatitis C viral infection become an all-oral supplement? Tue, 21 Feb 2012 09:00:01 EST Hepatitis C Virus Infection Caused in Transplant Recipients http://www.pharmacytimes.com/news/Hepatitis-C-Virus-Infection-Caused-in-Transplant-Recipients Organs and tissue donated by a Kentucky man infected with the hepatitis C virus causes disease transmission to multiple organ recipients. Tue, 21 Feb 2012 09:00:00 EST Bringing Viral Hepatitis Federal Action Plan to Life http://www.pharmacytimes.com/news/Bringing-Viral-Hepatitis-Federal-Action-Plan-to-Life The Department of Health and Human Services action plan calls for better strategies and methods of treating and diagnosing viral hepatitis. Tue, 21 Feb 2012 09:00:00 EST Medication Adherence Declines Steadily in Hepatitis C Patients http://www.pharmacytimes.com/news/Medication-Adherence-Declines-Steadily-in-Hepatitis-C-Patients Findings from a new study point to the need for interventions to help patients take medications properly and manage their disease more effectively. Tue, 04 Oct 2011 04:27:58 EDT