A 63-year-old male asked:
I have(inflammation on the liver)hepatitis a and jaundice been 4 weeks, feeling good now, can i take milk thistle tablets read online it's good for u.
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Hospital-based practice 21 years experience
Hepatitis A: Hepatitis a is usually a self limited disease..Avoid alcohol and tylenol (acetaminophen)...Make sure no other form of hepatitis is there. Make sure the liver enzymes, a blood test are trending down too....Close follow up with a primary care physician should be sought.
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