A 47-year-old member asked:
How can I lower levels of AST (sgot) and ALT (sgpt)?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Michael Zevitz answered
36 years experience in 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 medications will result in normalizing them. Alcohol, gallstones, infections (mono, hepatitis), and other liver toxins can also cause elevated liver enzymes.
Answered on Nov 14, 2017
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