Thanks for the input everyone, and support. Yeah, I will continue to push for answers.
regarding the water intake too ... if I drink too much water .. it goes right to my feet, literally ... they'll balloon up. Which throws the doctor for a loop, cause this is supposed to happen in the later stages of liver disease, and not stage 1-2 liver fibrosis. Now, its become ... well maybe I am diabetic. Seems like a possible answer for everything ... but nope .. not a diabetic condition either.
Need Dr. House
Hey,I dont have any insight on this but I've had crazy bad headaches and migraines since I got Hep C... Which is also around my mid teens so It could just be my body changing. I'm interested in following this though. and best of luck.
hi Mike, I have a similar problem...I get the heartburn, THEN the headache, then the diarrhea,... but I sorta think mine is an allergy that is food related, which is also the lack of ability to digest things properly, most likely because of the "C".
I also am finding it very hard to tolerate inhaled toxins of any kind, they will lead to a headache and stomach ache, and diarrhea. I take allot of Tums and aspirin. Aspirin will also lead to heartburn, but at least my headache is gone I tried Ibuprofen, but that REALLY made my side (liver area) ache, and it gave me a stomach ache.
Well,... so to NOT really answer your question, uh...always drink copious water and check with your dr. Blessings, Iris
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Genotype 1a ......
I typed in "diarrhea after headache" into google and this came up:
Of course, I'm no doctor so you should go see one.
Diagnosed Geno 1a, 1992. Relapsed after riba-peg trmt in Aug 08. Oct 22 2011: Incivek 3rx @ 18 million VL.
Day 10: <15. --------------------->>>>>>12 OCT 2012: SVR!!!
Geno type 1a1b
Began Peg/Rib 4/16/2012
Began Victrelis May 14, 2012 4 week and 8 week labs undectable
12 weeks und. 16 weeks und. Week 17 Cut peg, added Neopogen 5+months und.!
Geno 1b, relapsed in 2009 a week before my treatment was to be over. Started triple therapy on April 28th, 2012. UND at week 4,8,12,24,3 months post tx.
Hello, I am trying to find some study or doctor's conclusion that HEP C causes headaches. Either directly or in-directly, as for example as a result of the HCV causing " ", to domino effect.
Reason I am asking, is cause I have been getting terrible headaches, like if not all headaches are bad, but these seems to just last forever, unless I take a pain reliever. But sometimes I can have one for several consecutive days on in. And cannot seem to find the cause, or explanation.
I posted a few days ago, thinking ... low body temp, high blood pressure, might lead to headaches / migraines. Also, this may sound strange, but diarrhea usually follows once the headache sets in, after a few hours.
Not taking any meds, not on treatment & no drugs or alcohol.