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Dr. Lynne Weixel
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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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I started diflucan (fluconazole) today and took milk thistle with it for liver support.. Is this ok? Hoping there's no interactions. Thanks

I started diflucan (fluconazole) today and took milk thistle with it for liver support.. Is this ok? Hoping there's no interactions. Thanks

I recommend: Not taking the milk thistle. Not enough science evidence to support its use http://health.Dir.Groups.Yahoo.Com/neo/groups/frequent-dose-chelation/conversations/topics/93067. ...Read more

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Is Diflucan (fluconazole) 100mg pill safe for the liver? I need to take it for 6 months for toenail fungus. 2 pills weekly one month, then 1 weekly.

Is Diflucan (fluconazole) 100mg pill safe for the liver? I need to take it for 6 months for toenail fungus. 2 pills weekly one month, then 1 weekly.

If taken properly: All oral anti fungal medications can cause liver toxicity. That is why your Liver enzymes are monitored monthly for any changes. There are less toxic drugs on the market. PO lamisil (terbinafine) and Sporonox which can be taken in a pulse dose format ...Read more

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What's to be expected? Might two 150mg doses of fluconazole medicine cause liver problems?

Possible: Almost any medication can cause liver problems if a person has sensitivity to its ingredients. Hepatotoxicity is associated with fluconazole, more so if a person also consumes alcohol at the same time. ...Read more

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Can your gallbladder not functioning cause liver emzymes to be high on blood work? Mine where a little high. Also I'm on prilosec and took fluconazole

Can your gallbladder not functioning cause liver emzymes to be high on blood work? Mine where a little high. Also I'm on prilosec and took fluconazole

Normally not: Your gallbladder does not usually increase your liver enzymes. Stones from your gallbladder can pass into the common bile duct and cause increased liver enzymes because the common bile duct is blocked. ...Read more

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Finished fluconazole 1 wk ago. Don't drink much. Now in vegas and after eating at 11pm. Went to casino at 3am played for 7 hours and drank 8 shots. Urinated a lot and vomited later. Can my liver damage

Liver in Trouble: I doubt you have permanently damaged your liver. But, you surely did put some strain on it. You could have two things: alcohol poisoning (given how much alcohol you had in one setting) and liver toxicity by combining the Fluconazole with a large amount of alcohol. Hydrate well and avoid the alcohol for at least one week. ...Read more

Dr. Sharafali Diwan
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Fluconazole (Definition)

Prevents and treats certain fungus infections. Belongs to a class ...Read more


Dr. Sharafali Diwan
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Diflucan (Definition)

Diflucan is an anti-fungal agent which is a kind ...Read more