Hepatitis Central

The latest research & treatment news about Hepatitis C infection, diagnosis, symptoms and treatments.

Chronic Hepatitis Symptoms

  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Ascites (swelling in the stomach area)
  • Blurred Vision
  • Chills
  • Dark Urine
  • Decline in sex drive
  • Depression
  • Dizziness
  • Dry Skin
  • Edema (swelling of the hands, feet & legs)
  • Excessive Bleeding
  • Excessive gas
  • Eye or eyesight problems (blurred vision or dry eyes)
  • Fatigue
  • Fever
  • Flu-like symptoms
  • Gallstones
  • Gray, yellow, white or light colored stools
  • Headaches
  • Hepatalgia (pain or discomfort in liver area)
  • Hot flashes
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammation in the joints
  • Insomnia
  • Irritability
  • Itching
  • Jaundice (yellowing of eyes and/or skin)
  • Joint pain
  • Mood changes or swings
  • Memory loss, mental confusion
  • Menstrual problems
  • Muscle aches
  • Nausea
  • Rashes/Red spots
  • Red palms
  • Sensitivity to heat or cold
  • Sleep disturbances
  • Slow healing and recovery
  • Susceptibility to illness/flu
  • Sweating
  • Vertigo
  • Vomiting
  • Water retention
  • Weakness
  • Weight gain
  • Weight loss

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Table of Contents

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Site Topics

  • Frequently Asked Questions

    Some of our most commonly asked questions and our answers to them.

  • What Is Hepatitis C?

    Learn about the Hepatitis C Virus (HCV).

  • Hepatitis C Transmission

    Information about the transmission of Hepatitis C.

  • Hepatitis C Symptoms

    You'll find links to a comprehensive symptoms list, as well as various studies and discussions about Hepatitis C symptoms.

  • Hepatitis C Conventional Treatment

    Learn about the conventional medical treatments used to fight Hepatitis C.

  • Hepatitis C Medicines

    Numerous links to studies, info sheets, FAQs, and analysis of Ribavirin/Rebetron medicines.

  • Hepatitis C Alternative Therapies

    Alternative methods of treatment due to side effects and dissatisfication with current medical treatments.

  • Hepatitis C Natural Remedies

    A number of herbal products useful in the management of liver disease.

  • Hepatitis C Survivor Stories

    Stories from those having direct experience with hepatitis c.

  • Hepatitis Central News Signup

    Receive the latest news on hepatitis treatments, clinical trials, social issues and important breakthroughs.

  • Hepatitis C Genotypes

    Learn about Hepatitis C Genotypes and their variants.

  • Hepatitis C Doctors

    A state-by-state and worldwide reference listing physicians who treat HCV, including an email link to submit your physician for inclusion.

  • Hepatitis C Links

    Convenient links to other sites external to Hepatitis-Central.

  • Hepatitis C Forum External link

    A Bulletin Board for discussions on hepatitis, treatments, etc.

  • Hepatitis C Activism External link

    An easy way to get involved in urging our government to do more for Hepatitis C awareness and treatment research.

  • Hepatitis B

    Numerous links to various Hepatitis B related information, including transmission, symptoms and treatment.

  • Biopsy Information

    A comprehensive resource of information relating to the liver biopsy.

  • Cirrhosis

    Many discussions and analyses of cirrhosis, including causes, complications, pathology, symptoms, and much more.

  • Glossary

    Commonly used medical terms and definitions.

  • Lab Tests

    What they are and what they mean. Helps you interpret & understand all the various hepatitis lab tests likely to be encountered.

  • Liver Cancer

    Liver Cancer/Hepatocellular Carcinoma studies, info sheets, FAQs, and analysis.

  • Liver Disease and Drugs

    An exhaustive list of links to studies, info sheets, FAQs, and analysis of the various drugs used to treat liver disease.

  • Top 5 Liver Supplements

    Provides information regarding the best known liver supporting supplements.

  • Top 5 Milk Thistles

    Provides information regarding the best known milk thistle supplements.

  • Viral Load

    Provides detailed information on how to analyze and interpret viral load numbers as well as a link to a convenient Viral Load Chart.

  • What is...?

    Learn more about various Hepatitis C related topics, including HCV, Ascites, Biopsies, and much more.

  • Hepatitis C Books

    Recommended reading for those interested in hepatitis information.