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A male asked about a 46-year-old male:

My husband had lab work of sgot of 42 and sgpt of 79 he takes lipitor (atorvastatin) 80mg daily .how can we lower the # ?

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Dr. Robert Uyeda
General Surgery 46 years experience
Depends on cause: of abnormal tests. They could be caused by medication, but also by fatty liver, toxins such as alcohol, viral infection, or gallstones. Ask his doctor if he thinks whether another another statin is worth a try.
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