A 33-year-old female asked:
If you have damage to your liver is there anything you can do to help or any meds to live a little longer?
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Dr. Robert Killiananswered
General Practice 30 years experience
The Liver: The liver is a marvelous and mysterious organ that can heal itself usually if the thing causing trouble is removed or stopped. I see you are on acetominophen, one of the most dangerous products for liver damage. Please stop the acetominophen immediately. Throw it away and never ever use it again. But, in general the liver can heal very well.
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Last updated Feb 17, 2014
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