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Doctor insights on: Is It Safe To Leave My Baby Alone For A Few Minutes So I Can Shower

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Is it safe to leave my baby alone for a few minutes so I can shower?

Is it safe to leave my baby alone for a few minutes so I can shower?

Yes: But make sure the baby is in a safe place- crib, playpen, buckled into their carseat, etc. You can leave the bathroom door open so you can hear them during your shower as well. ...Read more

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Can babies receive liver transplants?

Can babies receive liver transplants?

Yes: Even very small babies can undergo liver transplantion, though success rates increase for infants who weigh more than 10 kg. ...Read more

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Can the INFANRIX HEXA vaccine (which includes Hepatitis B) cause elevated liver enzymes AST and ALT? If yes, is this dangerous for an infant?

Can the INFANRIX HEXA vaccine (which includes Hepatitis B) cause elevated liver enzymes AST and ALT? If yes, is this dangerous for an infant?

2 answers:: 1. Hexa contains only a single protein component of Hep B and cannot cause Hepatitis by itself; 2. AST/ALT elevation can be a sign of a significant problem in an infant, and needs a thorough workup. With problems such as biliary atresia or galactosemia, this needs to be done sooner rather than later. ...Read more

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Is i.V gluthatione safe? For those person who have liver problems?

Is i.V gluthatione safe? For those person who have liver problems?

Yes: Glutathione has few side effects - although it's effectiveness for treatment of medical conditions from ALS to HIV remains to be demonstrated. ...Read more

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What cause liver enzymes to be elevated in a child?

What cause liver enzymes to be elevated in a child?

Many thigs can: Infections like prenatal viruses; e.g. Cytomegalovirus, rubella, hepatitis, etc.; inflammation or swelling of the liver, certain genetic and/or metabolic diseases , sometimes heart failure or prolonged jaundice, etc. It is important to see a liver specialist if your child has elevated liver enzymes and/or an enlarged liver (hepatomegaly). ...Read more

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How can I keep the liver safe while on TB treatment?

How can I keep the liver safe while on TB treatment?

Don't Drink!: The best thing is to avoid toxins, such as alcohol. Your doctor should also monitor your liver studies to make sure you're doing OK. Most people tolerate the TB medications without trouble. ...Read more

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What's safe for the liver to stay healthy?

What's safe for the liver to stay healthy?

Healthy living: The liver has several functions, to support nutrition, to clean the blood and to make substances to support bodily function (proteins). It can be damaged by drugs and alcohol. The best thing you can do for your liver is to avoid being overweight, eat healthy, be active, minimal alcohol use, no illicit drug use. Check your liver function tests when you get your physical exam. ...Read more

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Is weight gainers safe in fatty liver?

Thanks for asking!: May not cause serious worsening of liver function but will not revers fatty liver. ...Read more

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If a 3month old baby has a liver problem what are the symptoms?

If a 3month old baby has a liver problem what are the symptoms?

Need info: why do you think your baby has liver problem Is your baby jaundiced? please send me more history ...Read more

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How safe is a liver biopsy?

Liver biopsy: Ultrasound guided biopsy reasonably safe. Risk of bleeding number one complaint by patients is having to lay to stomach for a number of hours. Once was done without us guidence had possibility of accidental lung biopsy with pneumothorax. Much rarer. ...Read more

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Is ziththromax safe to take with fatty liver?

Is ziththromax safe to take with fatty liver?

Probably: The fda has required pfizer to add to their warning that abnormal liver functioning, jaundice, necrosis and hepatic (liver) failure and death have been reported by persons taking azithromycin. Fatty liver can be an early sign of liver damage. Whether having a fatty liver increases the risk of liver damage from Azithromycin is not yet known. ...Read more

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Is cod liver oil safe?

Is cod liver oil safe?

Often: In moderation and from a reliable company, cod liver oil can be a safe and helpful supplement. Check an independent supplement testing source like ConsumerLab for recommendations. ...Read more

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Safe antidiabetic in alcoholic liver disease?

Safe antidiabetic in alcoholic liver disease?

Antibiotic: There are numerous antibiotics that would be safe. However, of course every illness has its own prescribed regimen. Also if a hepatic impaired patient does have to take a medicine that can impact their liver then often the dose is lowered and liver function is followed closely. ...Read more

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Non alcoholic beer whilst having a fatty liver-safe?

Non alcoholic beer whilst having a fatty liver-safe?

NASH - BEER: Hi ~ Yes, NASH + non alcohol beer is completely OK and wont worsen NASH as long as you dont drink too much since it contains carbs. If you are OBESE please go on carbo reduced diet to reduce fatty infiltration in liver.thanks ...Read more