Could it be the beneficial effect of last one-year SOC last year, and/or the fact that I changed my blood pressure medication to losartan
for 4 months? Losartan
has been attributed two beneficial effects besides lowering BP: lowering Uric acid and the supported antibibrotic effect in kidney and liver, latter supported by one small study
Antifibrotic effects of losartan with HCV: http://www.wjgnet.com/1007-9327/11/7560.