Most people do not experience any signs/symptoms until the hepatitis C virus causes liver damage, which usually takes 10 or more years to happen. Others may have one or more of the following signs/symptoms:

  • Feeling tired
  • Muscle soreness
  • Upset stomach
  • Fever
  • Loss of appetite
  • Diarrhoea
  • Dark-yellow urine
  • Light-coloured stools and yellowish eyes and skin (jaundice)