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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 ...
Posted 9 Feb 2012 by • 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
Posted 26 Jul 2012 by • 8 answers
Or middle back pain? Maybe lower bacaj pain? Bloated Abdomen? Going to the GYN Friday
Posted 1 Mar 2013 by • 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 ...
Posted 29 Mar 2014 by • 1 answer
Posted 3 Feb 2013 by • 3 answers
Is there a list. My blood is fine but the fatty liver showed up in a ultrasound. B.B
Posted 12 Nov 2014 by • 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 • 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 • 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 ...
Posted 28 Feb 2013 by • 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 ...
Posted 18 days ago by • 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 ...
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Posted 6 Mar 2017 by • 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 ...
Posted 14 days ago by • 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 ...