A 53-year-old male asked:
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I have alcohol cirrhosis and have stop drinking alcohol for 3 yrs. What benefit will i get? Will it stop cirrhosis?

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Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
Survival benefit!: If you have alcoholic cirrhosis you will need to quite drinking for life. It will not stop cirrhosis, but it will prevent things from going downhill quickly.
Answered on Nov 20, 2019
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Dr. Chevies Newman
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
An addictionoligist may be able to decrease cravings, intramuscular Naltrexone, Topirimate, etc can help you, along with support, so you can get on with life easier. Good luck, need to stop.
Mar 18, 2013

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