Hepatitis C

Hepatitis C

This page about Hepatitis C automatically lists related information collected from other pages of our website.

The list also includes links to brands of medicine that may be used to treat hepatitis c, including their consumer medicine information (CMI) leaflets, if available.

Related information - hepatitis C

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(Media release)
03 Apr 2017 Australia has the potential to eradicate hepatitis C in the next 10–15 years, according to Associate Professor Simone Strasser, gastroenterologist at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital in Sydney. Writing in the latest edition of Australian Prescriber, Professor Strasser says that the new oral antiviral treatments for hepatitis C are so effective and well tolerated that 95% of patients will be cured with a short course of treatment
(Media release)
03 Apr 2017 The latest issue of Australia's free, national, independent journal of drugs and therapeutics, Australian Prescriber, is now available. Some of the highlights of the April issue include: Prescribing for people with acute rheumatic fever, Managing hepatitis C in general practice, Managing the drug treatment of rheumatoid arthritis
(Medicine)
02 Mar 2017 Viekira Pak Combination Therapy Pack is a brand of medicine. Find out about side effects, who can and who shouldn’t use Viekira Pak Combination Therapy Pack by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information. See our tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
(Medicine)
02 Mar 2017 Sunvepra Capsules is a brand of medicine. Find out about side effects, who can and who shouldn’t use Sunvepra Capsules by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information. See our tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
(Medicine)
02 Mar 2017 Daklinza Tablets is a brand of medicine. Find out about side effects, who can and who shouldn’t use Daklinza Tablets by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information. See our tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
(Medicine)
02 Mar 2017 Viekira Pak-RBV (200) Combination Therapy Pack Tablets is a brand of medicine. Find out about side effects, who can and who shouldn’t use Viekira Pak-RBV (200) Combination Therapy Pack Tablets by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information. See our tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
(Consumer publication)
18 Jul 2016 New medicines for hepatitis C work well, are easier to take, and are better tolerated than older treatments for hepatitis C virus. Find out more.
(Media release)
22 Jun 2016 A new online learning module, Managing hepatitis C in primary care, provides GPs with an update on the diagnosis, treatment and ongoing management of people with chronic hepatitis C infection.
For health professionals (CPD activity)
31 Mar 2016 This free online learning module on hepatitis C management in primary care is for general practitioners (GPs). Find the course and more CPD activities here.
(Media release)
01 Dec 2015 New treatments for hepatitis C are reviewed by gastroenterologists Alex Thompson and Jacinta Holmes in the latest issue of Australian Prescriber. Read more.