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Seroquel elevated liver enzymes

A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Miller
Dr. David Milleranswered
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Not generally: Seroquel (quetiapine) will often cause a rise in liver enzymes. However, this tends to resolve in a couple of months. It is best to keep taking your m... Read More
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Dr. Alvin Lin
Geriatrics 32 years experience
Define "hurt"!: Check out https://online.Epocrates.Com/noframe/showpage.Do?Method=drugs&monographid=1230&activesectionid=5 which notes that liver enzymes alt & ast ca... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Rahimi
Hepatology 11 years experience
Depends: Elevated liver enzymes can be due to a number of causes. Without knowing more information, it is difficult to answer. However, depending on the degree... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Neilsen
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Yes: It is very common for liver enzymes to go up transiently, especialy in children. Something as simple as a viral bug or a growth spurt can do this. T... Read More
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 51 years experience
Which enzymes?: Agree with Dr. N. Alkaline phosphatase, a liver enzyme, has normally higher values on growing children.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 51 years experience
Need more info: What are the actual results? How long have the levels been elevated? Do you drink alcohol, if yes, how much? What medications are you taking, includin... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hiep Le
Dr. Hiep Leanswered
Nephrology and Dialysis 44 years experience
Do not believe in supplements for liver problem.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 51 years experience
Yes: Alcohol in any form is bad for liver.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Radiation Oncology 49 years experience
While it could: Enzymes (alt/ast) indicate liver cell injury/inflammation: hepatitis - from viruses to drugs to alcohol. Alk phos may point to duct obstruction. But t... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
Surgery 41 years experience
Depends: I do not know which liver functions are elevated. Sometimes gallstones can cause elevated liver tests. Stones in the bule duct can cause yellow jaundi... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louis Cady
Psychiatry 34 years experience
No -not directly: Interesting question, and one i hadn't considered. Elias, rm et al, from mayo clinic (http://www.Ncbi.Nlm.Nih.Gov/pubmed/23251814) published on th... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 51 years experience
First find out why: Your liver enzymes are elevated. Alcohol intake is a common cause of elevated liver enzymes. Also avoid acetaminophen/tylenol.
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