Tags: causes of liver disease | liver disease treatments | liver ailments | liver disease | health02

How to Treat Liver Disease

Depending on the cause and severity of the liver disease, treatment varies greatly. Certain liver ailments may require long-term medical interventions to control and minimize any complications that arise.

Patients with hepatitis A are encouraged to support their body’s immune system by staying well-hydrated.

Patients should take medications, such as diuretics, to fight encephalopathy and fluid retention, the resultant symptoms of increased ammonia levels in cirrhosis patients.

Patients with cirrhosis and liver failure should control their dietary intake of amino acids and sodium. Furthermore, dietary supplements like milk thistle, alpha-lipoic acid, and selenium can form part of a liver disease treatment regimen.

Liver detoxification, transplants, and surgery may be required in severe cases.

For more information on liver disease, see below:

© 2015 Newsmax. All rights reserved.

1Like our page
2Share
FastFeatures
Depending on the cause and severity of the liver disease, treatment varies greatly.Certain liver ailments may require long-term medical interventions to control and minimize any complications that arise. Patients with hepatitis A are encouraged to support their body s...
causes of liver disease,liver disease treatments,liver ailments,liver disease,health02
121
 

Newsmax, Moneynews, Newsmax Health, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, and Newsmax World are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved