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Would you have Interstitial lung disease when you have Hepatitis c?

Summary: Interstitial lung disease is found among people with Hepatitis c, especially people who are male, 50-59 old, also have Prophylaxis, and take medication Rebetol.

We study 251 people who have Interstitial lung disease and Hepatitis c from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Hepatitis c

Hepatitis c can be treated by Ribavirin, Pegasys, Peginterferon, Incivek. (latest reports from Hepatitis C 41,356 patients)

Interstitial lung disease

Interstitial lung disease has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, lung cancer - non-small cell, osteoporosis, prostate cancer.(latest reports from Interstitial lung disease 20,635 patients)

On Nov, 29, 2014: 251 people who have hepatitis c and Interstitial Lung Disease are studied.

Trend of Interstitial lung disease in hepatitis c reports

Gender of people who have hepatitis c and experienced Interstitial lung disease * :

Interstitial lung disease34.15%65.85%

Age of people who have hepatitis c and experienced Interstitial lung disease * :

Interstitial lung disease0.48%0.00%0.00%0.00%1.91%10.74%31.03%55.85%

Severity of the symptom * :


Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Prophylaxis (27 people, 10.76%)
  2. Hypertension (23 people, 9.16%)
  3. Insomnia (12 people, 4.78%)
  4. Adverse event (11 people, 4.38%)
  5. Depression (11 people, 4.38%)
  6. Pain (10 people, 3.98%)
  7. Anxiety (8 people, 3.19%)
  8. Pulmonary fibrosis (6 people, 2.39%)
  9. Migraine with aura (6 people, 2.39%)
  10. Sedation (6 people, 2.39%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Rebetol (215 people, 85.66%)
  2. Peg-intron (211 people, 84.06%)
  3. Pegasys (115 people, 45.82%)
  4. Ribavirin (115 people, 45.82%)
  5. Copegus (57 people, 22.71%)
  6. Urso 250 (50 people, 19.92%)
  7. Intron a (49 people, 19.52%)
  8. Aldactone (44 people, 17.53%)
  9. Lasix (44 people, 17.53%)
  10. Prilosec (26 people, 10.36%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • Is it bad to take levorphanol tartrate if i have liver damage caused by hep c
    (Asked by a 54 year old man who has Hepatitis C, and takes Levorphanol Tartrate, Eszopiclone, Lasix, Potassium Chloride, Spironolactone, Magnesium Oxide, Escitalopram Oxalate, Omeprazole, Lactulose, Adderall 20, Hydroxyzine)
    I am receiving treatment from the V.A. in Los Angeles, Ca.. Last summer the va started to hint at forcing me to be seen by there pain mngt. team. Also I was to start treatment for my hep c, it was just becomming active. I knew that the interferon would be just a little stressful for aprox; one ye ...
  • Spiriva headache. will the headaches subside?
    (Asked by a 58 year old woman who has COPD, Hepatitis C, and takes Spiriva, Albuterol Sulfate)
    I have been using Spiriva for almost 3 weeks now and have just started waking up with severe headaches. I am wondering if these will subside or do I need to find another medication? Do all of these types of inhalers for COPD cause headaches? The SPiriva is actually stating to help with the COPD but ...
  • Are there reports of advair diskus 250/50 causing hepatitis c
    (Asked by a 50 year old woman who has Hepatitis C, and takes Advair Diskus 250/50)
    I have been taking Advair Diskus 250/50 for 8 years and was diagnosed with Hepatitis c 2 and a half years.
  • Does anyone have any advice for someone going through suboxone withdrawal that has hepatitis c?
    (Asked by a 24 year old woman who has Withdrawal From Opioids, Hepatitis C, and takes Suboxone)
    My husband is going through Suboxone withdrawal right now. I read that the virus replicates during withdrawal because of the stress that the immune system is under. Does anyone have any experience with this, or any advice? I want to make this as easy and safe an experience as possible. Thank you!
  • Hepatotoxicity of oxycodone hcl over time
    (Asked by a 62 year old man who has Hepatic Cirrhosis Nos, Hepatitis C, and takes Oxycodone Hydrochloride, Oxycontin)

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