Is it safe to take welchol if the patient has stage 4 liver disease?

Answers (1)

10 Jul 2011

WelChol is part of a class of drugs known as bile acid sequestrants and is used to lower cholesterol levels in the body. Welchol is safe to take in patients who present with liver disease.
http://www.drugs.com/pro/welchol.html

Votes: +0

Further Information

Search for questions

Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.

Similar questions

Diabetes Mellitus - Sir, I am 59 years old and diabetic type II for the last 26 years. For the?

... last 5 years I am on Inj. Huminsulin 30/70, 30 units per day, T. Glynase XL 5 mg one daily, T. Glyciphase SR 500 mg, one daily, T. Listril 10 mg, ...

2 answers 31 Dec 2009

Diabetes, Type 2 - Im confused type2 diabetic CKD 3rd stage on cumadin is there a diet for this?

on cumadin blood thinner. Can someone tell me of a cook book and where to purchase it .

1 answer 16 Mar 2010

Hi all, I have been away for awhile and I will be away for a while more, I'm afraid?

I have two questions that I am hoping someone can help me with. I was just recently diagnosed with early diabetes. It is not pre diabetes, but the ...

4 answers 5 May 2011

How can I tell if my husband liver is shutting down?

He has liver disease (1/2 liver removed) and is a type 2 diabetic. In the last 2 months he has stopped taking his liver medicine and has been ...

4 answers 1 Jul 2013