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is liv 52 helpful in lowering sgot sgpt levels

A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Depends on cause: If you drink alcohol, stop entirely. If you are overweight, lose weight. If you are on medications, consult your doctor if those may be the cause. Did ... Read More
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Dr. Diane Minich
37 years experience Family Medicine
Need to know the: cause in order to determine the treatment. Alcohol, high doses of Tylenol, (acetaminophen) hepatitis, cirrhosis, CMV infection are among some of the ... Read More

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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arthur Heller
43 years experience Gastroenterology
Drinking?: That pattern is seen with alcohol intake, if not abuse. Repeat after 10 days of sobriety; numbers should be at least 50% better. Discuss with md to s ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lewis Hassell
39 years experience Pathology
Liver damage: Thees are markers of liver damage, but don't tell the full story. You need to provide a full history of your risks (alcohol, toxins, metabolic state, ... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Yes: Usually they are up in hepatitis c, both acute and chronic, and are typically the first warning. There are other causes of their being elevated.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: It depends on the cause of the elevation.
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A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shaym Puppala
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Address the reason: Stgp (= alt = alanine aminotransferase) & SGOT (=ast =aspartate aminotransferase), are commonly elevated in liver disease (sometimes muscle disease or ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Zevitz
37 years experience Internal medicine
Depends on the cause: Sgot and SGPT are liver enzymes. Lowering them depends on the cause of the elevation. Some medications can cause the elevation and stopping the medica ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Find cause: Labs are guides that something is wrong and needs a workup, not something to be treated. High Sgot / Sgpt today most often reflect alcohol use, meds, ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Alcohol?: Do you drink? If you do, stop. Avoid taking tylenol (acetaminophen). The levels are barely above normal and do not need intervention. Discuss the resu ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Minimal elevation: Your liver enzymes are minimally elevated. If you drink, abstain for three months and repeat the test. Are you on any medication? Some drugs can affec ... Read More
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