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Doctor insights on: Can Evion 400 Mg Capsules Be Used To Treat Fatty Liver

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Hi is vitamin E helps fatty liver I am taking them can you explain with details please thanks anwar?

Hi is vitamin E helps fatty liver I am taking them can you explain with details please thanks anwar?

Don't think so.: I have not seen any studies showing benefits of vit. E on fatty liver. But we know that with strict diet, and avoiding alcohol will help to protect your liver from future complication. I am not aware of benefits of vit e in this case. ...Read more

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Liver (Definition)

This organ plays a major role in metabolism and has a number of functions in the body, including glycogen storage, decomposition of red blood cells, plasma protein synthesis, hormone production, and detoxification. It lies below the diaphragm in the abdominal-pelvic region of the abdomen. It produces bile, an alkaline compound which aids in digestion via the emulsification of ...Read more


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Can vitamin E help cure a non alcoholic fatty liver from obesity?

Can vitamin E help cure a non alcoholic fatty liver from obesity?

Not a cure: But studies suggest that vitamin E 800IU/day can improve biopsy evidence of steatohepatitis in nondiabetic patients. Even the american college of gastroenterology recommends it as a first line treatment in nondiabetics with biopsy proven fatty liver disease. Good luck. ...Read more

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With non-alcoholic fatty liver is milk thistle and vitamin e+ exercise effective and if so what dosage?

With non-alcoholic fatty liver is milk thistle and vitamin e+ exercise effective and if so what dosage?

Unknown: As to whether they are effective. There are studies on both sides of this issue, and the majority of studies have not shown efficacy of either medication in preventing the progression or promoting the improvement of liver inflammation. This is particularly true with vitamin E, where all studies have shown lack of efficacy. A few studies of milk thistle have shown small improvements, but most not. ...Read more

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I have fatty liver disease with cirrhosis. I take 800 mg. Vitamin e. Recent blood work shows almost normal count. Can I try green coffee bean extract?

I have fatty liver disease with cirrhosis. I take 800 mg. Vitamin e. Recent blood work shows almost normal count. Can I try green coffee bean extract?

Good: Ok as long as you don't drink alcohol, unfortunately it a progressive disease. You have to be under good medical supervision, some end stage liver disease patients need liver transplantation. ...Read more

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I am taking Milk Thistle, Resveratrol, Vitamin E, Fish oil, NAC, and SAMe for my fatty liver. Has anybody else read the scientific literature on these supplements for helping decrease NAFLD? What are your thoughts if so?

I am taking Milk Thistle, Resveratrol, Vitamin E, Fish oil, NAC, and SAMe for my fatty liver. Has anybody else read the scientific literature on these supplements for helping decrease NAFLD? What are your thoughts if so?

Too many unknowns: Herbal supplements (or similar) are some of the non-scientific products sold to people in stores, on the internet, and elsewhere. It is usually untested and unproven what a brand, an ingredient, or an amount will do inside a particular person's body. If an herb seems to help, looks harmless, and is inexpensive, then it might be ok to try. Finding applicable research studies on supplements is hard. ...Read more

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Is it possible to treat a fatty liver?

Is it possible to treat a fatty liver?

Sure. Here's a start: Distinguish fatty liver (steatosis) from fatty liver with abnormal liver tests (steatohepatitis). Best to start with a weight loss diet based on calorie and fat restriction, avoid alcohol, control diabetes & cholesterol (if present). Your doctor will likely want to monitor your labwork, image the liver, & rule out other diseases that can mimick the pattern of liver tests seen with fatty changes. ...Read more

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What is fatty liver disease? How do you treat it?

What is fatty liver disease? How do you treat it?

Weight loss: Fatty liver is usually diagnosed with an ultrasound showing fat deposits in the liver. Usually liver enzymes are elevated (ALT and AST). Most people with fatty liver are overweight, so weight loss is the curative treatment. Diet and exercise is crucial in achieving substantial weight loss. Avoid supplements that causes weight loss (as can be harmful). Overall this is a benign condition. ...Read more

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Can certain foods help treat fatty liver?

Can certain foods help treat fatty liver?

Usually yes; ask Dr.: A person with mild fatty liver likely has gotten extra fat in most other places in the body, and probably is eating more sugar and plain carbs than he should be. First of all, exercise, weight loss, and a low sugar and low carbs diet can help. He should also work with his primary care doctor to see if he needs medication or further testing, as there can be other problems, such as high cholesterol. ...Read more

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My husband has been diagnosed with fatty liver but he has none of the risk factors. How do you treat genetic fatty liver?

Yes he does: From what you have provided his high triglycerides are part of the problem. He needs ot be on a low fat diet. The usa has a disporportionately large population with fatty liver from eating high fat foods. Even people not overweight are not eating a healthy diet. Thin or fat he needs to watch what he eats. He also may want to lower his meat intake along with medication for hyperlipidemia. ...Read more

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What is borderline hepatomegaly with grade 2 fatty liver? How is it treated?

What is borderline hepatomegaly with grade 2 fatty liver? How is it treated?

That means: If you don't take of yourself with better healthy diet, refraining from alcohol you are in treble If you drink don't drink and don't drugs (if you use). your liver is enraged, healthy liver cells are replaced by fat cells a prelude to develop cirrhosis. See your doctor ...Read more

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Elevated AST=48 ALT=83 with diffused fatty liver and slightly small liver size. What does it mean and how can it be treated?

Elevated AST=48 ALT=83 with diffused fatty liver and slightly small liver size. What does it mean and how can it be treated?

Reverse risk factors: Fatty liver is incredibly common, predominantly due to: high alcohol intake, diabetes, high cholesterol, obesity. The more of these risks you have, the greater the chance of fatty liver. Addressing these risks is an important step to correcting fatty liver. Distinguish hepatosteatosis (fatty liver) from steatohepatitis (fatty liver with abnormal liver tests that risks cirrhosis & liver cancer). ...Read more

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How serious is a fatty liver with a lesion on it? Husband had this for almost 2 yrs now. Not being treated. He is a heavy smoker and no alcohol usage.

How serious is a fatty liver with a lesion on it? Husband had this for almost 2 yrs now. Not being treated. He is a heavy smoker and no alcohol usage.

Hard to say: Hi. We really can't say. Fatty liver can be associated with cirrhosis, which increases liver cancer risk. The liver is a common site of metastases from elsewhere (e.g., lung cancer in a smoker). The liver lesion may be any number of benign conditions. I suggest he see a gastroenterologist. A needle core biopsy of the lesion may be indicated. Good luck! ...Read more

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Can lemon juice treat fatty liver?

Can lemon juice treat fatty liver?

Only if you lose wt: Weight loss and healthy diet could help with fatty liver. No direct relationship with lemon juice. ...Read more

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Elevated AST=43 and ALT=83 levels with diffused fatty liver and slightly smaller liver size. Is it an early sign of cirrhosis & how can it be treated?

Elevated AST=43 and ALT=83 levels with diffused fatty liver and slightly smaller liver size. Is it an early sign of cirrhosis & how can it be treated?

Manage it: This is worrisome and while this doesn't qualify as any kind of cirrhosis, you could end up with it. I trust hepatitis c, Wilson's, and a few others have been ruled out. Stay trim and fit and ask about meds. ...Read more

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Is essentiale forte 300mg good for non-alcoholic fatty liver?? If so how many capsules per day? I have grade 1 fatty liver

Is essentiale forte 300mg good for non-alcoholic fatty liver?? If so how many capsules per day? I have grade 1 fatty liver

?????? WHY: Why do you have fatty infiltration of your liver?? Alcoholism is obviously NOT the only reason for this condition (in fact OBESITY is probably the #! cause!
Vitamins are very non-specific and I would say are probably NOT helpful ...Read more

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Could my continuing & fluctuating mild alt elevations (50-90) be evidence of mild fatty liver. All other tests are negative inc fibroscan (6.6).Not fat. Used to be very active, still am to a degree but eat irregularly and late night due to shift work?

Could my continuing & fluctuating mild alt elevations (50-90) be evidence of mild fatty liver. All other tests are negative inc fibroscan (6.6).Not fat. Used to be very active, still am to a degree but eat irregularly and late night due to shift work?

Liver injury: Mildly Elevated ALT indicates mild liver injury which can be due to viral hepatitis (sometimes other than hepatitis A, B or C), fatty liver, inflammation of the bile ducts, autoimmune disease or simply a reflection of inflammatory disorder in surrounding organs like in appendicitis or colitis. If this persists you should discuss the possibilities with your dr ...Read more

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What does a fatty liver mean?

What does a fatty liver mean?

Fat in the liver: It means fat is deposited in the liver tissue itself, not around it and then can lead to inflammation, abnormal liver test and if bad enough cirrhosis of the liver. ...Read more

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How do you heal a fatty liver?

Weight loss: Balanced diet avoiding high glycemic index carbonhydrates and fatty foods will help. ...Read more

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How dangerous is a fatty liver?

How dangerous is a fatty liver?

Read this: Read these 2 short articles:

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How can fatty liver be diagnosed?

How can fatty liver be diagnosed?

Nonalcoholic fatty: The most common presentation is a persistent slightly high elevation of the "liver enzymes" with negative tests for hepatitis a, b or c a d without evidence of other liver disease. The ultrasound texture of the liver will be more hyperechoic, shinny, or "bright", associated to metabolic syndrome: mild overweight or obesity, pre diabetes or diabetes, high fatty food intake. Nash. ...Read more

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Can severe fatty liver be painfull?

Yes: Fatty liver can cause the liver to swell within it's fibrous capsule or coating. The liver has no pain fibers, but the capsule does. ...Read more

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How? Can you decrease a? Fatty liver?

Reduce fatty liver: Weight loss and aerobic exercise will mobilize fat out of the liver. There are no medications that will help you get rid of the fat. ...Read more

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If I have fatty liver can I eat corn?

If I have fatty liver can I eat corn?

Sure: Not a problem. Have an ear of corn instead of a beer -- it tastes better. Then go run a few miles. Fatty liver is a serious disease, but managing it can actually be fun -- it's mostly about healthy lifestyle changes. Cheers. ...Read more

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How to change a fatty liver to normal?

How to change a fatty liver to normal?

Best way, ...: Weight loss, diet and exercise.... Eating well, decreasing fats in your diet, etc. Etc. ...Read more

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How do I know if I have a fatty liver?

An ultrasound: Sonogram of the liver is fairly accurate for fatty liver. However, it cannot differentiate good from bad fatty liver. See a gastroenterologist if you have any concerns about that. ...Read more

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Can you tell me if I have a fatty liver?

Can you tell me if I have a fatty liver?

No: But a technician with an ultrasound machine can, or a pathologist reading your liver biopsy can do even better. ...Read more

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I have fatty liver. Please help me with it.

I have fatty liver. Please help me with it.

See PCP.: Start with eating healthy foods, do not take medications that are toxic to the liver, no alcohol nor illicit drugs. If the fatty liver is due to poor nutrition, history of hepatitis, infectious or serum, marked weight from whatever cause, take some b vitamins and maintain a healthy lifestyle. If you still worry about it, a trip to your pcp for a complete physical, liver function tests will be well. ...Read more

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What risks are associated with fatty liver?

Fatty liver: Cirrhosis of liver although it is quite uncommon. ...Read more

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What is the cause of fatty liver in general?

What is the cause of fatty liver in general?

Fatty liver: Several, from alcohol, diabetes, with high cholesterol & hypertension &obesity (metabolic syndrome), severe weight loss, diverticulosis, toxins such as phosphorus or mushroom poisoning, drugs such as Methotrexate & glucocorticoids, hepatitis c & HIV infection. ...Read more

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How do I find info on reversing fatty liver?

How do I find info on reversing fatty liver?

Online: Fatty liver is a condition often seen in association with obesity, diabetes and excessive alcohol ingestion. I would recommend efforts be made in reducing the intake of simple sugars, such as sodas and then work toward reduction of total carbohydrates. Longstanding fatty liver can develop into cirrhosis, scarring and loss of normal function of the liver. A natural, wholesome diet is recommended ...Read more

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How long is taken to be recovered from fatty liver?

Not common to reduc: It is not common for NAFLD to be cured. Usually benign, but if gain more weight,
may became steatohepatitis and advanced form (NASH) ...Read more

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Can a lesion on the liver be from a fatty liver?

Can a lesion on the liver be from a fatty liver?

Benign vs malignant?: Benign tumors /neoplasms of the liver are not cancerous; malignant tumors are. See prior answer regarding differential for benign ones. Malignant tumors include: fibrolamellar carcinoma, hepatoblastoma, cholangiocarcinoma, cystadenocarcinoma, angiosarcoma, undifferentiated sarcomas, epitheliod endothelioma. Metastatic liver tumors originate elsewhere (frequently from stomach, breast, lung, colon) ...Read more

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Is grade 2 aldr fatty liver can be cured completely?

Probably not: Fatty liver is a disease that generally has treatment goals of non-progression rather than total cure. Even complete liver transplant will not uncommonly have recurrence of fatty liver near the allograft site, which can subsequently lead to further problems. Treatments tend to focus on addressing the underlying cause of the fatty liver. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: fatty liver?

What is the definition or description of: fatty liver?

Fat depostion: Some fat in the liver is normal. But if fat makes up more than 5%-10% of the weight of your liver, you may have alcoholic or nonalcoholic liver disease. In some cases, these diseases can lead to serious complications. ...Read more

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Could you have a fatty liver with normal liver functions?

Yes: Fatty liver can come in many different forms. In its most benign form, the liver enzymes can be normal and it may only be discovered as an incidental finding on ultrasound. When it gets more severe, then it is called NASH - nonalcoholic steatohepatitis. In this case, the liver enzymes are usually abnormal by then. ...Read more

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What amount time is taken to be recovered from fatty liver?

It depends: "Fatty liver" has many forms. If there is just fat (steatosis), this is easily reversible. However, if inflammation (hepatitis) has set in, it may be less reversible. This form of fatty liver, called steatohepatitis, can lead to cirrhosis. In general, weight loss and exercise are the key treatments for fatty liver diease, as well as control of diabetes or hi cholesterol if present. ...Read more

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What are some aggressive tactics for treating a fatty liver?

Fatty liver: Weight loss is one approach. Avoidance of a second insult to the liver is another. So vaccination against hepatitis, avoiding alcohol and other substances toxic to the liver is important. There is some evidence that Vitamin E up to 400 Iu per day can be helpful. ...Read more

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What are the differences between fatty liver and chronic liver?

Likely fibrosis, etc: Fatty liver is an early, reversible change from drinking and/or mid to long duration obesity. If drinking is stopped/lowered, and/or obesity is corrected, this goes away. If these and other forms of insults are imposed on the liver for a long time, the changes are chronic and irreversible, with fibrisis and chronic inflammation, leading to cirrhosis of the liver, and certain death. See dr., etc. ...Read more

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Fatty Liver (Definition)

A condition where fat makes up more than 5% to 10% of the weight of your liver/ In some cases, this disease can ...Read more


Dr. Alfredo Sadun
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Vitamin E (Definition)

Vitamin E is a vitamin which is a kind of nutritional agent ...Read more