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HCSP Fact Sheet: Alcohol and HCV

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This information sheet discusses why it is important to abstain from alcohol after being diagnosed with with hepatitis C virus (HCV), especially for patients undergoing antiviral therapy. It states that patients who drink during HCV treatment are less likely to clear the virus. The fact sheet gives tips to check for alcohol abuse and has a table with information on different types of liquor.
Author/Corporate Author
Hepatitis C Support Project HCV Advocate
Disease
Year of Publication
2013
Series
HCSP Fact Sheet
Physical Description
2 p.: col., tables, res.

Last Updated Date: 

9/18/15

Publication ID: 

36022