What medications should not be taken with Epclusa?
Drug interactionsmedication to treat irregular heartbeat, such as amiodarone.antacids or buffered medications.anti-seizure medication, such as carbamazepine (Tegretol), phenobarbital, oxcarbazepine (Trileptal) and phenytoin (Dilantin)HIV medications that contain efavirenz (Sustiva, and in Atripla)More items….
Does Epclusa make you tired?
Common side effects of Epclusa include: headache. fatigue.
How do you take Epclusa?
You take one Epclusa tablet once daily, with or without food. You take three Mavyret tablets together once daily. Mavyret should be taken with food. Epclusa is taken for 12 weeks, while Mavyret is taken for 8, 12, or 16 weeks, depending on your medical history.
Can you drink coffee with Epclusa?
Coffee and Epclusa One or two cups of coffee a day is not a problem but if you are drinking ten or more cups of coffee a day you should consider reducing this whilst taking Epclusa. The same applies to energy drinks containing high levels of caffeine.
How long after hep C treatment will I feel better?
You may not feel any different If you experience symptoms of hepatitis C (and many people don’t), it may take a few weeks or months after you finish your treatment to feel better — if you notice any changes at all.
What is the best time to take Epclusa?
Note: Epclusa® and Ribavirin can be taken together or at different times, but keep to the same time of day for each drug. If you also take Ribavirin, take this later in the morning or at lunch with food.