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A 31-year-old female asked:

I have constipation for 5 months now. does this have any relation to my elevated ast enzyme level at 60 ul? what should i do to alleviate constipation

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Dr. Nayana Trivedi
Internal Medicine 39 years experience
Eat more Fibers: Please ask your doctor. We do not know why do you have elevated AST. Is it due to Alcohol, Viral hepatitis, Medicines or other diseases? Usually there is no direct connection but more water and Fibers help relieve the constipation. If you are on restricted water intake then Stool softener/Laxative can be used. BUT ask your doctor's advise who is treating you

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