Cures for hepatitis C
Yes, hepatitis C can now be cured! The latest medicines used to treat hepatitis C result in a cure for more than 95% of people,
The medicines used in Australia today are simple to take (no injections) and can cure most people in 8 to 12 weeks. Plus, there are very few side effects. Most people will be able to see their GP or a nurse practitioner to access the cure and it is low cost because the medicines are subsidised by the government through the PBS. So, anyone who has a Medicare Card will be able to easily access a cure for their hep C.
If you would like to find a doctor who is more experienced with hepatitis C then you can call 1800 437 222