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What cause my ALT and AST and Akaline phosphatate levels to rise

A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 28 years experience
Please Clarify: I am sorry, but you need to be specific with the names of the medications you are concerned about.
Dr. Stevan Cordas
Internal Medicine 57 years experience
Liver function eleva: Depending upon the type and combination of immunosuppressives elevated liver function tests can be seen but hepatitis must be excluded. Nephrotoxicity... Read More

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A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
Find cause: I'm not concerned about the vitamin d. Many people your age have high alk phos without any real problem. If stopping alcohol and unneeded rx's did not... Read More
Dr. Jonah Essers
Pediatric Gastroenterology 18 years experience
Need evaluation : Are you on Pentasa (mesalamine) for ulcerative colitis? If so there may be a connection with your ulcerative colitis and the elevated alt and alk phos... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. ASHRAF MALEK
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Low ALT, but normal : Normal value for alt and ast differs in various lab centers. As long as your alt value within that range, it is considered normal. However, alt value... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Lots of things: This is beyond our 400 character limit. Talk to your doctor. He/she will examine you and possibly run tests to find out.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shahid Rafique
Internal Medicine 44 years experience
Fatty infiltration: Viral and autoimmune hepatitis always needs to be considered and ruled out. Asymptomatic fatty infiltration can cause ast, alt elevation. That conditi... Read More
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 45 years experience
Liver inflammation: It is possible that the Ibuprofen contributed, but there may be other reasons as well. This needs to be further evaluated.
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Visalakshi Vallury
Family Medicine 24 years experience
A number of causes: Elevated liver enzymes can be caused by excess fat (obesity), medications, herbal supplements, autoimmune disease, viral infections, alcohol to name ... Read More
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Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Internal Medicine 30 years experience
Many conditions: Including Hepatitis of all forms, drug adverse effects, liver diseases , GB diseases, CHF, ETOH and etc
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
In can in some folks: In fact, one initial approach to elevated alt/ast is to stop taking iboprofen & see whether they go down in 2 weeks.
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
Pediatrics 36 years experience
Not likely, but: Ibuprofen, of which Motrin is one, is metabloized by your kidneys and not your liver. Taking this should not affect your liver functions, although som... Read More

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