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What should persons with HCV infection do to protect their liver?

6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Anne Larson
Internal Medicine - Hepatology
2 doctors agree

In brief: No Alcohol

The best thing that can be done is to not drink any alcohol.
Also, there is some data suggesting that regularly smoking marijuana makes the liver disease worse. Being overweight can cause fatty liver which can also contribute to worsening hcv.

In brief: No Alcohol

The best thing that can be done is to not drink any alcohol.
Also, there is some data suggesting that regularly smoking marijuana makes the liver disease worse. Being overweight can cause fatty liver which can also contribute to worsening hcv.
Dr. Anne Larson
Dr. Anne Larson
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Dr. Shaym Puppala
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Vaccinate,no alcohol

One important step is to get vaccinated against hepatitis a and hepatitis b.
Another is to avoid anything toxic to the liver such as alcohol.

In brief: Vaccinate,no alcohol

One important step is to get vaccinated against hepatitis a and hepatitis b.
Another is to avoid anything toxic to the liver such as alcohol.
Dr. Shaym Puppala
Dr. Shaym Puppala
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Dr. Jose Stoute
ADHD & Autism

In brief: No alcohol

Avoid things that could damage your liver such as alcohol and acetaminophen (tylenol).

In brief: No alcohol

Avoid things that could damage your liver such as alcohol and acetaminophen (tylenol).
Dr. Jose Stoute
Dr. Jose Stoute
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