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I have raised Gamma GT now 68 i dont drink alcohol but had

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I have raised Gamma GT now 68 i dont drink alcohol but had positive Helicobacter 12 months ago now negative anxious to reduce the GT can you possibly advise me on best treatment i am an anxious SRN Thank You Linda
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 3 years ago.
Hello. I'm Dr. Phil, licensed and practicing internist. Excellent service is my goal.

Thanks for this question Linda.

Have you had an ultrasound of your liver or checks for hepatitis?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

I had ultrasound scan 12 months ago nad all blood tests nad liver function test done last week nad except Gamma Gt raised

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 3 years ago.
Have you been tested for PBC? Primary biliary cirrhosis?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

yes

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 3 years ago.
Ok good.

Do you take any medicines?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

only occasion Gastro-resistent capsules and up to 6 months ago on Hypertansive tablets now in control -was told i had auto immune problems- 30 week wait for consultation but would like guidance on possible treatment ie diet etc Thank You Linda

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 3 years ago.
you're welcome Linda.

I would try to eat a very healthy plant based diet.

Get the book Eat to Live by Joel Fuhrman. This is the healthiest diet possible

Here is a link

http://www.barnesandnoble.com/listing/2690731562922?r=1&cm_mmca2=pla&cm_mmc=GooglePLA-_-Book_5To14-_-Q000000633-_-2690731562922
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Is there a treatment you would recommend other than a diet solution i would appreciate your guidance on this Thank You Linda

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 3 years ago.
Regular exercise and avoid any toxins

Also, there is some evidence that vitamin E 400 IU per day can help with liver disease.
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Pleade can you elaborate on toxins Thank You Linda

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 3 years ago.
alcohol, tylenol, fatty foods

These are all common toxins
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Can you please elaborate on tylenol Thank You Linda

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 3 years ago.
you're welcome

paracetamol
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 3 years ago.
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Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 3 years ago.
I noticed that our chat is not complete.

A positive rating is the only way I am credited for my work. However, my main goal is your 100% satisfaction. If you are satisfied, please rate positively. If not, just click reply and I will happily provide more information.