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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 75 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 ...

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

Posted 1 Mar 2013 by Teggers05 12 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 ...

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

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

Posted 12 Nov 2014 by genabragg 6 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.

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

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 7 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 ...

Lexapro and moderate alcohol consumption; can it be positive?

Posted 19 Nov 2017 by Asneakyfatcat 2 answers

So I started Lexapro recently and have had great results. I did drink before, but stopped as soon as I started Lexapro do to extra stress on the liver. I know it can have other interactions, but those aren't what I'm worried about here. I want to know how much stress Lexapro puts on the ...

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

Posted 3 Feb 2013 by baconbb 4 answers

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

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?

Hepatitis C - anyone on peg interferon alfa , ribavirin, & victrelis? How do you find it?

Posted 2 Aug 2012 18 answers

Ok... I have Hepatitis C. I have known this for a while! I had a liver biopsy a few months ago?And that was one of the most painful things that I have ever gone through!!But that aside... My doctor wants me to start taking the drugs peg interferon alfa (pegassist), ribavirin, and victrelis... This ...

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 ...

Does Gabapentin have any adverse side affects to the liver?

Posted 16 Sep 2013 by crake68 5 answers

I found online somewhere that Gabapentin can inflame the liver, yet, also read that it is not metabolized in the liver at all. I read that incidents of liver problems are less than one percent as stated by Pfizer.

End Stage Cirrhosis - how long?

Posted 5 Nov 2014 by EM2014 6 answers

Hello, My brother was diagnosed with cirrhosis about a year ago and his doctor told him he needs a new liver. He told me about it about 8 weeks ago (we live 1500 miles apart and I do not see him very often). During the last 8 weeks, he has been in and out of the hospital because he keeps filling ...

Burning sensation all over my body! Do I need to go to the doctor?

Posted 5 Apr 2018 by AnnaM1989 2 answers

It feels like acid is burning through my body! It starts in my throat. Then moves into my chest, then right where my liver is at. It keeps going down until it's in my feet. Then it starts all over again. It makes me throw up and the throw up feels like acid coming up. Nothing helps it.

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