Complementary therapies

Are there any complementary therapies that help?

Complementary therapies will not treat or cure Hepatitis C. However, some people find them helpful in dealing with their symptoms and side effects.

Some complementary therapy preparations are unsuitable for some people and could cause them harm.  You should always consult your doctor before beginning any complementary/alternative therapies.


Examples of complementary therapies include:

  • Reiki
  • All over body massage
  • Aromatherapy
  • Reflexology
  • Deep tissue massage

Hepatitis C Scotland

© Health Protection Scotland