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Patient Education Wallet Card on Hepatitis C, Diet and Medications

Diet and Medication Tips

The PDF contains 10 double-sided wallet cards, which can be printed from one sheet, and includes guides for print margins and cutting. The card gives the following details:

Side one:

Diet and Medication Tips

  • Talk to your health care provider about what makes up a healthy, balanced diet.
  • If appetite loss is a problem, eat many small meals throughout the day.
  • For nausea, try crackers, toast, or ginger ale.
  • Take medications as they are prescribed.

Side two:

Diet and Medication Tips

  • Ask your health care provider before taking vitamins, supplements, herbs, or over-the-counter medications.
  • Avoid iron supplements unless prescribed.
  • Notify your health care provider of any side effects you have from a medication.