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I AM A VERY HEAVY DRINKER AND I KNOW MY LIVER IS DAMAGED, HOW

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I AM A VERY HEAVY DRINKER AND I KNOW MY LIVER IS DAMAGED, HOW CAN I REDUCE MY ALCOHOL INTAKE WITHOUT STOPPING COMPLETELY, AND WHAT DO I DO TO REPAIR MY LIVER. I AM ALSO AWARE THAT STOPPING COMPLETELY CAN BE DANGEROUS
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 3 years ago.
Hi--you say you know you liver is damaged but have you actually had it evaluated? How much do you drink and have you tried to taper off?