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Can we use L-carnitine or vitamin E or selenium or milk thistle as a treatment for idiopathic chronic liver hepatitis of unknown origin?

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Dr. Randy Baker
Holistic Medicine

In brief: Yes, also...

All of those are perfectly safe & reasonable to try, but i would make sure the e is natural with mixed tocopherols, as the evidence suggests that synthetic vit e is toxic! selenium often helps with viral infections, as does vit.
C. Consider seeing a homeopath & acupuncturist, since conventional medicine has little to offer in this situation. See a holistic doc: http://www.Abihm.Org/search-doctors.

In brief: Yes, also...

All of those are perfectly safe & reasonable to try, but i would make sure the e is natural with mixed tocopherols, as the evidence suggests that synthetic vit e is toxic! selenium often helps with viral infections, as does vit.
C. Consider seeing a homeopath & acupuncturist, since conventional medicine has little to offer in this situation. See a holistic doc: http://www.Abihm.Org/search-doctors.
Dr. Randy Baker
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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Hepatologist

Instead of trying to manage your condition yourself, go and see a liver specialist and follow their directions.

In brief: Hepatologist

Instead of trying to manage your condition yourself, go and see a liver specialist and follow their directions.
Dr. Martin Raff
Dr. Martin Raff
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