Hepatitis C, a deadly infection that attacks the liver, is known for sending many people to hospital to treat their liver infection or transplant the organ. One can get infected with Hepatitis C after coming in contact with blood that is infected with the virus. Some people even get the infection when they have a tattoo with unhygienic needle. There are also people who reported receiving the virus through sex.
Although Hepatitis C is a dangerous disease and pose threat to liver, it could be treated with some effective cures that have been found recently. Today, the infection is being treated with some special kinds of medicines and procedures. But a few years ago, Hepatitis C treatment involved painful injections and shots that had various types of side-effects. Many patients who used these traditional treatment methods also claimed that they didn’t experience benefits. Several of them were also forced to live with the medicines’ side effects.
Seeing the ill effects of traditional treatments, pharmaceutical sector kept on looking for new, effective treatment options. Medical arena gets a breakthrough when researchers found a revolutionary pill, which is not just easy-to-take, but effective and with minimal side-effects too. Researches didn’t end here, and several pharma giants found various hepatitis C virus cures since 2014, and they are still working to find more treatments.