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CHRONIC VIRAL HEPATITIS AFFECTS OVER 55 MILLION INDIANS... SILENTLY
Hepatitis B 37 million infected [ 1 ]
Hepatitis C 18 million infected [ 2 ]
Hepatitis B and C affect 25 times more Indians than HIV
Every year, over 100,000 Indians die due to illnesses related to hepatitis B infection [ 3 ]
What can you do to protect yourself and your loved ones?

Prevention

Do not donate blood if infected
Cover open wounds
Practice good hygiene
Do not share razors, toothbrushes or any object that maybe contaminated with blood
Practice safe sex
Inform your doctor that you are infected with hepatitis B virus

Testing

A simple blood test is the only way to know for sure if a person has hepatitis B or C.

Treatment

Antiviral treatment can cure most cases of hepatitis C.

Hepatitis B cannot be cured. However, chronic cases can be treated with antivirals.
Learn more about Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C

Cipla’s Committed to Zero is a public service campaign against chronic viral hepatitis. Viral hepatitis affects upto 4% of our population, and most are unaware about their disease.

Our Objective -

To Reduce

NEW INFECTIONS
LIVER DISEASE
DEATHS DUE TO CHRONIC VIRAL HEPATITIS

[1] J Clin Exp Hepatol. 2014 ; 4(4): 312–319.

[2] Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hepatology 2014; 4(2):106–116

[3] http://www.apiindia.org/medicine_update_2013/chap53.pdf , https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2640379/