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Last Stages of Cirrhosis of the Liver How Long Till Someone Passes If They Still Continue To Drink?

Posted 6 Jan 2013 61 answers

My boyfriend was diagnosed with cirrhosis of the liver a year and a half ago.Since then he has become more of an alcoholic than ever. He hasn't seen a doctor in over a year and doesn't want to see one.When he was first diagnosed his platelets in his blood were low and they wanted to do a ...

Are there any pain relievers that aren't harmful to the liver?

Posted 9 Feb 2012 by leahcimr 2 answers

i was diagnosed with cirhosis of the liver, alchohol related, about 18 years ago and was told that i would probably need a transplant within 5 years to survive. so far, so good. i'm just wanting to know if there are any pain relievers out there that are safe for me to take

Could taking tylenol 500 mg once or twice a day cause liver, kidney damage or lower back pain?

Posted 26 Jul 2012 by auntof3sjb 8 answers

Or middle back pain? Maybe lower bacaj pain? Bloated Abdomen? Going to the GYN Friday

My mom has stage 4 cirrhosis and continues to drink, how long does she have?

Posted 1 Mar 2013 by Teggers05 7 answers

Hi, my mom is 51 years old and she's been an alcoholic for as long as I can remember and she drinks straight vodka from the bottle 100 proof. She found out in October 2007 that she has stage 4 cirrhosis of the liver and that she needed a transplant. It's been over 5 yrs since she was ...

Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease - What foods should I eat and avoid?

Posted 3 Feb 2013 by baconbb 3 answers

Is there a list. My blood is fine but the fatty liver showed up in a ultrasound. B.B

Will Tramadol 50 mg 4 8 times a day affect your liver?

Posted 12 Nov 2014 by genabragg 5 answers

My husband has almost all of the side effects of Tramadol. I'm guessing 3/4s of them. The only thing I didn't see on there was anything about how it effects your liver.

Why is Advil bad for your kidneys if it is processed by the liver and Tylenol not so harmful when i?

Posted 10 Jan 2014 by Twfinklea 1 answer

When Tylenol is processed through the kidneys?

Does anyone understand the symbols F-1, F2, F3 or F4, as it relates to Hepatitis C and or Cirrhosis?

Posted 4 Mar 2015 by zenn211 6 answers

... Does it mean that F4 is worse? Or does it go as far as F-6? And, if not is F4 the end stage of liver cirrhosis and therefore untreatable? And, does anyone know how this all fits in with being the hep c genotype of 1a or 1b? I know that Harvoni favors 1a patients for using the drug, which I am ...

What painkillers are safe for people with autoimmune liver disease?

Posted 28 Feb 2013 by passionandpain76 2 answers

my L-5 S-1 disk has completely disintegrated (started 11 years ago) my primary Dr. had me on different pain meds most recently Norco (4-5years) until i was hospitalized (sept.3 2012) with liver failure, then diagnosed with autoimmune hepatitis Sept. 11 2012 then was put on Vicoprofen for pain, and ...

Consuming alcohol while on Harvoni, how do I tell her to stop?

Posted 18 days ago by Roselyrics 4 answers

My mother was diagnosed with hep c many years ago. She tried the Pegasus and Ribavrin combination and it did not work. Her hep c is in stage 4, not sure how bad her liver damage is because she will not disclose. However, she has is still drinking daily while on the treatment. She won't listen ...

What insurances do have have that cover Zepatier?

Posted 6 Mar 2017 by Britbrat27 3 answers

My doctor prescribed me this for my hep C and my insurance (medicade)does not cover it , because my lab results do not show that I have advanced to severe fibrosis of the liver ! I do not understand why they wouldn't want to give this out to someone who needs it before it gets worst that to ...

Low potassium and kidneys?

Posted 14 days ago by Sasha24 1 answer

I have cirrhosis of the liver and undergo paracentesis far too often now. My last one was Friday (3/10) and they had a nephrologist look over my blood work. They called me yesterday to tell me that my potassium level in my kidneys was very low. I'm unable to get through to my primary care ...

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