Treatment

Is treatment available for Hepatitis B?

 

There is treatment available for Hepatitis B.  The aim of treatment for Hepatitis B is to control the disease and prevent liver damage.  The treatment will not cure Hepatitis B (except in very rare cases) but does help to slow progression of serious liver damage.

 

 

Are there other new drugs on the way to treat hepatitis B?

 

Research into new drugs for hepatitis B treatment is ongoing. Keep checking the Hepatitis Scotland website and e-Bulletins for updates.

 

 

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Sexual Health and Blood Borne Virus Framework 

The Scottish Government has published the Sexual Health and Blood Borne Virus Framework to tackle Hepatitis B in Scotland.
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