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Is Liv 52 Helpful In Lowering Sgot Sgpt Levels
Don't treat labs: Omega-3's have been a massive disappointment in most areas when subjected to scientific testing. Most important is finding WHY these liver tests are up. If it's chronic hepatitis B or C, hemochromatosis, Wilson's, or autoimmune hepatitis, you're going to die if you're not diagnosed & Rx'd. If this is non-alcoholic steatohepatitis, nothing will help as much as getting aerobically fit. ...Read more
Sgot is 27(0-37), sgpt high 62.1(0-42). Lymphocytes high.61, neutrophil .39. Liver utz normal. Why my sgpt is high? Help
More info needed: Viral infection, medication use, and alcohol intake are among possible explanations for the elevation of SGPT. Your doctor will likely want to follow the test to see if it returns to normal, and may want to order other tests to check for exposure to viruses that cause hepatitis. ...Read more
Will Valium and alcohol affect your alk phos, AST and ALT levels when a liver function test is performed. Alkphos29, alt110, ast38 bilirubin dir 0.4?
Liver function tests: Although valium is metabolized by the liver, it does not increase or decrease liver enzyme activity. Alcohol, on the other hand, depending on the amount consumed & frequency of consumption, can significantly elevate liver enzyme levels to a lesser or greater degree. Your alt is about 4 x normal; ast & direct bilirubin r minimally elevated; alk phos is ok. Tylenol (acetaminophen) can also affect liver enzymes. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Don't mess w/ liver: There are 2 kinds of liver enzyme abnormalities--that signal disease of the liver cells or of the bile ducts.Abnormal liver tests may reflect fatty liver, too much alcohol, toxic exposure, occupational exposures, lot's of viral infections, metabolic problems, familial liver diseases, problems with gallbladder, bile ducts, & pancreas. What are you treating with "natural therapy"? Best to find out! ...Read more
My uric acid level is at 8.4 mg/dl. Alt (sgpt) is 52.10 iu/l.Cholestrol is at 232.60 mg/dl. Direct LDL cholestrol is 152.90 mg/dl. Plz advise actions.
Find cause: Assuming you are asymptomatic. See if you can manage LDL by diet and starting hard aerobic exercise. Not concerned about uric acid if you are not symptomatic. Your liver enzymes will require a workup. Stop all alcohol and unnecessary rx's and repeat the liver enzymes in ~2 weeks; if still high, testing for hepatitis b ; c, hemochromatosis, wilson's, autoimmune hepatitis ; a few others is next. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Which diet i take in high triglyceride level 244, low density lipoprotein 90, sgpt 117 and HDL 42 , glomerular filtration rate 60plz help me?
In ref to blood work, what is alakine phos and alt? Is low alkaline bad? Are high ALT bad? Is a 128 cholesterol level bad? Alkaline pho =2 alt=50 ?
Alk phos, ALT & chol: Low alkaline phosphatase may be due to nutritional deficiencies, possibly related to malabsorption as in celiac disease, hypothyroidism or some genetic causes. Low cholesterol may be ok but if your HDL is also very low in relation to your ldl, it may be a risk factor for cardiovascular disease. Mildly high alt may signify liver injury or inflammation which can have many potential causes. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can pregnancy alone cause elevated liver enzyme levels? Alt level was 54. Is this considered high?
Depends on the cause: Sgot and SGPT are liver enzymes. Lowering them depends on the cause of the elevation. Some medications can cause the elevation and stopping the medications will result in normalizing them. Alcohol, gallstones, infections (mono, hepatitis), and other liver toxins can also cause elevated liver enzymes. ...Read more
Ast is high 120 and ALT is normal 48, taking januvia (sitagliptin) , metformin, losartan, simvastatin , fish oil, baby aspirin. Why my AST is high &how to lower ast?
Alcohol or diet: There are many causes of an abnormal ast but the most likely is drinking too much alcohol. If the alt were also high then fatty liver caused by overweight would be more likely. There are also rarer additional causes like gallstones, pancreatic disease, viral infection, medication, and immune hepatitis. Best to discuss with your md or a liver specialist. ...Read more
Need sgpt to sgot ratios details in liver function test my sgot to sgpt ratio is 66/139 = 0.47 what does it mean?
Not much: AST=SGOT, ALT=SGPT It is not the ratio that is such an issue. Elevation liver enzymes indicated injury to liver cells. You enzyme levels are not too high and can be explained chronic panceatitis. If SGOT were higher than SGPT that would have indicated more serious damage. See this site for more info. http://www.mayoclinic.org/tests-procedures/liver-function-tests/basics/results/prc-20012602 ...Read more
Lifestyle: I trust that hepatitis C, Wilson's and the other causes of elevated transaminses with fatty liver have been ruled out. I trust you don't drink alcohol. Find some form of strenuous aerobic exercise that you enjoy, and get back into it wholeheartedly and with the same passion that gave you so much enjoyment as a teenaged male. Helath doesn't come from a pill or supplement bottle. ...Read more
Is nicotine b shown in cbc, t4, ths, uera in serum, hdl, ast, alt, esr, vit.D, glucose in plasma, creatinine in serum, uric acid in serum, urine analysis please tel?
No: But it will deposit in your tongue and lungs. ...Read more
My sgpt 139, sgot 54, GGT 139, trig 253, HDL 59, LDL 242
us scan says liver enlarged. Is this a fatty liver? What should I do? No hep c/ b
Abetalipoprotinemia: A rare genetic condition causing low ldl, and triglyceride levels, due to a deficiency in an enzyme called "mtp" . Usually presents early in life with bad fatty diarrhea (steatorrhea) and fat accumulation in the liver . Fat in the liver ( fatty liver) can raise the liver function tests. Danger here is malabsorption of fat soluble vitamins a, d, e and k. Vit e def. Can cause neurologic symptoms. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is this considered high bilirubin results: Total Bilirubin 1.1 mg/dL, direct: 0.41dL and indirect 0.7mg/dL. ALT (SGPT) 36 UI/L, AST 29 UI/L?
Normal: the results you give look normal to me without knowing any reason why they were done. Results should always be discussed with the doctor who ordered them and interpreted in a complete clinical setting. ...Read more
My sgot is 252 and sgpt is 450 and bilirubin is 1.9. In usg its show fatty liver 13.9cm. Hcv and HBsAG are nonreactive weight is about 100kg .
Fatty liver: Alt/ast elevation and fatty liver may be due to alcoholic liver disease; although I have seen this in non-etoh. No hepatitis. Liver is enlarged. Are you drinking? If so, stop. You now need to be careful of your meds and should avoid tylenol (acetaminophen) products. See your doctor and have him follow you monthly. Lose some weight! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends: If he's been sober for a few days (good!), they're likely to be normal. If he's abusing alcohol enough to hurt himself / others, they can still be within the normal range, or they can be high. If they're above 400, he's probably got alcoholic hepatitis. Sgpt tends to be lower than SGOT in drinkers. The diagnosis of alcoholism is clinical, not lab based -- but you knew that. ...Read more
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