Pharmacytimes: Condition Center: Hepatitis C Hepatitis C en-us Sun, 21 Dec 2014 09:45:15 EST Sun, 21 Dec 2014 09:45:15 EST 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 Fri, 24 Feb 2012 01:43:17 EST New Drugs for Hepatitis C Fri, 24 Feb 2012 01:27:22 EST The Promise of Interferon-Free Treatment Regimens for Hepatitis C Fri, 24 Feb 2012 12:37:42 EST New Hepatitis C Treatment Fri, 24 Feb 2012 11:53:59 EST Hepatitis C: Know Your Status Fri, 24 Feb 2012 11:43:42 EST Hepatitis C: The Basics Fri, 24 Feb 2012 11:31:20 EST 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 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 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 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