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does metformin cause elevated liver enzymes

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Dr. Michael Traub
18 years experience Fertility Medicine
Multiple reasons: It is possible that the metformin affected that. But...Many women with pcos have high insulins and sugars and this leads to chronic fatty liver which ... Read More

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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerald Mandell
51 years experience Nuclear Medicine
Many things: Elevated liver enzymes can be caused by inflammattion and infection (hepatiitis), trauma to liver, medications toxic to liver, alcohol, fatty liver, c ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Wiernik
55 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Medicines: If you are definitely healthy and have been told this by a physician, medicines you are taking could be the answer. Another possibility is starvation, ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
May: Flu is a non-specific term and "flu-like" symptoms can occur due to many viral infections, e.g. Cmv, ebv and these viruses can induce liver cell injur ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Julie O'Toole
35 years experience Pediatrics
Absolutely: This is one more reason for experienced medical help.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Poleszak
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: It is quite common.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Shared enzyme: Alkaline phosphatase is elevated in both bone and liver disorders, though it is possible to ascertain the source of the enzyme. After that it depends ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Benjamin Weisman
40 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Skeletal muscle injury.
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Yes: I appreciate your strength in crash dieting, but plans for permanent lifestyle change are even more helpful. The fatty liver seen in nutritional defic ... Read More
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Find ethical guide: The glitzy sucker ads that fascinate your dad offer a sense of intellectual superiority and empowerment. He'll continue to waste money on pills that a ... Read More

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