Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

terminal liver disease medication

A female asked:
Dr. Rifat Naghmi
45 years experience in Internal Medicine
Fatty liver: Yes, drugs such as amiodarone, methotrexate, tamoxifen, valproic acid, glucocorticoids may cause fatty liver.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Edmison
18 years experience in Gastroenterology
Maybe: Depends on the medication and type / severity of liver disease.
1
1 thank
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Hemming
16 years experience in Gastroenterology
Don't understand: Not quite sure what you are asking. If you've been told that certain medications are not safe because of your liver disease there is little to be done ... Read More
A 68-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience in Gastroenterology
Treatment or cause?: Is your question directed at iatrogenic causes of liver disease caused by drugs that are toxic to the liver (there are many), or are you seeking infor ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience in Cardiology
Statins: Can be used sometimes if liver function is closely monitored.
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jyothishree Pinnaka
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Yes it does: Some medications metabolized by liver and gets affected by liver disease.
A member asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience in Internal Medicine
Acetaminophen.: People with liver disease should generally avoid products that contain Acetaminophen. NSAIDs can be taken, though - things like Ibuprofen.
1
1 thank
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lawrence Tucker
18 years experience in Addiction Medicine
Fatty liver: The absorption and metabolism of antidepressants are totally different systems. It depends on the antidepressant as well as any other drugs you may be ... Read More
A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
34 years experience in Gastroenterology
Metabolic liver dz: There are many metabolic liver diseases. If you are referring to the metabolic syndrome, including fatty liver, then your best treatment is to lose we ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience in General Surgery
How ?????: Liver is a complex organ, most of the time protects itself by detoxifying chemicals rarely fails, . Remarkable progress has been made in control of ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month