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Author Topic: Six Weeks of Mavyret Is Highly Effective for Recent Hepatitis C Infection  (Read 1320 times)

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Small sample size in this study but it is good news and results.

Full poz.com writeup: https://www.poz.com/article/six-weeks-mavyret-highly-effective-recent-hepatitis-c-infection

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Six Weeks of Mavyret Is Highly Effective for Recent Hepatitis C Infection

The study included 30 men with a median age of 43. Seventy-seven percent had HIV/HCV coinfection

After six weeks of Mavyret treatment, 90% (27 of 30) of the participants achieved a sustained virologic response 12 weeks after completing therapy, considered a cure. One person experienced a viral relapse. When excluding the one person who died and the one person who was lost to follow-up, the cure rate was 96%
(27 of 28).
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