Treatment of hepatitis C with Indian medicines: reviews of doctors
Hepatitis C is a hard-to-treat viral disease in humans. Currently Vaccine hepatitis C is diagnosed in 3% of the population. Begin to treat this disease should be on time. Otherwise, the patient can develop not only cirrhosis of the liver, but also cancer. In Russia, the effective treatment of this disease is expensive. It is much cheaper to improve your health in India. If you want, you can just order inexpensive, effective medications directly from this country. Doctors of Russian clinics sometimes also use Indian drugs to treat hepatitis C.The doctors' comments on these drugs are in most cases only good.
There are, unfortunately, not too many drugs for treating hepatitis C.Initially, such drugs, which are highly effective, began to be produced in America. At the same time they were very expensive. Allow themselves to use them could only wealthy people.
Later, however, some Indian companies were given permission to release budget generics of these expensive medicines. As a result, many patients with low and medium incomes from different countries also received access to such drugs. Of course, Russian citizens began to travel to India.
Indian medicines are produced under the control of several international organizations. That is why treatment with their use has earned such good reviews. In India, these medicines have been used for a long time. And of course, the doctors of this country have developed a rich experience in their use. However, some Russian clinics already have permission for the use of Indian drugs in the treatment of hepatitis C. Therefore, residents of our country, if desired, can take a course at home. The only thing - for this you will most likely have to go to some big city. Necessary medicines in this case are usually purchased from suppliers.
What drugs are produced by Indian companies
To date, people who are diagnosed with hepatitis C can purchase , for example, , such drugs as:
- "Sofosbuvir"( Sovaldi).
You can take these medicines for any form of illness. Very good results, for example, are provided by the use of these Indian drugs in the treatment of hepatitis C of genotype 3A.The same goes for the frequently encountered form 1B.
There are not many contraindications to these medicines. However, in some cases, they can not be appointed. Do not write such funds, for example, children. Indian drugs for the treatment of hepatitis C patients under 18 years of age, doctors are forbidden to take. The fact is that their influence on the growing organism has not been studied.
Both drugs are released from the list under license and are considered branded. They are cheaper than American ones. Also in India, generics of these drugs are produced. One such means, for example, is " Daklatasvir".It is worth this drug is inexpensive, but it is usually prescribed in combination with the drug "Sofosbuvir".
About this Indian medicine the opinion of doctors has developed good primarily because it rarely causes side effects. Analyzes in patients with the use of the drug "Harvoni" are improving by the end of the second week. This medicine is prescribed usually one tablet a day during meals. Use a double dose if you miss this medication inadvertently.
Assign doctors "Harvoni" to patients with both existing cirrhosis of the liver, and without it. Well responded doctors about this medicine also because it often has a positive effect even in cases where other drugs are ineffective. The only side effects that can occur during the course of treatment with this remedy are general fatigue and headaches.
This medicine will cost about 15 thousand rubles when ordered from India.for 28 tablets. For comparison: to write out this medicine from the US can not be cheaper than 20-25 thousand rubles.
The use of the Indian preparation "Sofosbuvir" for the treatment of hepatitis C: reviews of doctors
Very often, domestic doctors advise their patients to take this remedy. Doctors say that the drug "Sofosbuvir", like "Harvoni", not bad helps even if there are no results for treatment by other means.
To the absolute advantages of this drug, both patients and doctors refer to the fact that it practically does not give side effects. As with the use of the drug "Harvoni", this tool in some cases can only cause a headache.
The Indian preparation "Sofosbuvir" used for the treatment of hepatitis C is about 14 thousand rubles.for 28 tablets. The price of an American medicine is about 600 dollars.
This medication, as already mentioned, is prescribed simultaneously with the Sophosbuvir. At l the hepatitis C treatment of Indian drug "Daklatosvir" is prescribed to patients often enough. According to many patients and doctors, helps to get rid of the virus is a good tool. There is also a complex of medicines "Sofosbuvir + Daklatasvir" on the market. It is designed for a 12-week course. Buy a set of suppliers of Indian drugs can be for 70 thousand rubles. Separately, the generic "Daklataswir" can be purchased at the price of 6-10 thousand rubles.for 28 tablets .In this case, the price depends solely on the supplier.
M Many patients think this remedy is actually effective and it is advisable to use it to treat hepatitis C with its use. The medication from Indian drugs( which are good reviews is therefore rare).However, it should also be borne in mind that a cheap drug "Dkalatovir" can still harm the patient's body more than other drugs produced in this country. In addition to the headache, as doctors say, their patients who undergo a course using this tool, often experience digestion problems, heaviness in muscles, anxiety.
How to be treated in India
Domestic doctors are scolding about Indian drugs because of their effectiveness is good. But the permission of to use of these tools by Russian doctors was received not too long ago. Therefore, as already mentioned, not all clinics work with them. Find a good doctor who uses these medicines in Russia today is still quite difficult. Of course, advice on the use of a medication can be obtained from the supplier. However, many of our compatriots with hepatitis C prefer to be treated nevertheless in the of India itself.
Patients wishing to undergo treatment in this country, you can, for example, go to some company engaged in medical tourism. The initial examination of a patient in India usually takes about 10 days. Then the patient is selected the most suitable drug. Having bought the pills and received recommendations on their use, the patient can go to Russia and take the course on his own.
What are the treatment regimens for
The treatment regimen for Indian drugs depends on the HCV genotype and liver condition. Indian drugs deserve good reviews of doctors, including for the lack of the need for a long reception. The course of treatment usually lasts either 12 or 24 weeks, that is, several months. In some cases, these medicines are allowed to be used simultaneously with others, who have already managed to win the trust of patients, by means. For example, with genotype 2, "Sofosbuvir" and "Daklatosvir" are often prescribed concomitantly with the "Ribaverin" preparation. Especially effective, this combination is considered for fibrosis of the 4th degree.
Ribaverine is used in combination with Indian drugs and with genotype 4. It is this type of hepatitis that is diagnosed most often among Russians. HIV-infection for the use of such a combination of drugs is not a contraindication. More details about the schedules and terms of treatment with the use of a particular complex can be obtained from your doctor or consultant engaged in selling medicines from India to a licensed company.
Where can I order
medications? Despite the fact that doctors are calling these drugs well, they prescribe them, of course, only if the patient has the opportunity to purchase them. Using Indian drugs to treat with hepatitis C, Indian doctors give a slightly better chance for the patient to recover. However, a trip to Asia usually costs quite a lot. Order drugs directly to Russia, meanwhile, not too difficult. These drugs are delivered to the domestic market by many companies.
When choosing a particular firm, of course, you should first make sure of its impeccable reputation. Otherwise, the risk of acquiring a fake is great. Sometimes such products are sold in domestic pharmacies. But not all such sales outlets have a license for their implementation. Most often, Indian medicines for hepatitis C can be purchased only in pharmacies of large cities.
In many cases, patients order drugs directly from the official representatives of Indian pharmaceutical companies involved in their production.
How not to buy counterfeit Indian drugs for the treatment of viral hepatitis C
Purchasing any of the above medicines, in the first turn should pay attention to its packaging. It necessarily contains complete information about the preparation and data about the manufacturer. Before you give money for a drug, it's worth making sure that the issuing company has a license to manufacture the product.
Check at purchase, as already mentioned, costs and the supplier. A company selling such medicines in Russia must have an agreement concluded directly with their manufacturer.
Indian medicine for hepatitis B
In this disease, doctors also sometimes prescribe the reception of funds issued in Asia. The use of the of in for the treatment of hepatitis B usually gives a good result for .In this case, the patient is often prescribed, for example, such inexpensive drugs as Lamivudine, Ganciclovir, and Ribavirin, manufactured in India.
Released in this country, drugs really are quite inexpensive.
So, judging by the doctors' reviews, Indian medications can be used safely to treat hepatitis C.A good opinion about these remedies has developed among the patients themselves. Despite the fact that generics from this country for many Russians are relatively expensive, they are still much cheaper than American preparations and medicines supplied from some other countries. And despite this, such funds are in fact, as doctors and many patients believe, are very effective. Often, the virus disappears in the patient after a month of taking any of these medicines. So the price of their these medicines fully justify.