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Have elevated GGT level. Will it be lowered after quitting alcohol?

Function lever test, all parameters within normal value (AST, ALT , etc....) but GGT is 70 (normal value should be between 8 and 58) . No medication. Would stopping drinking alcohol (beer/wine) bring me ...
 

What do low GGT and ALP levels signify?

My GGT level is low as is my ALP. My other liver enzymes are within the range, but on the lower side. What does that mean? Thanks. XXXXXXX AST 11 U/L (8-30) ALT 11 U/L (10-36) GGT 6 U/L (9-35) ALP 54 ...
 

What causes elevated GGT level?

I have an elevated ggt in my liver function blood test . For many years this was the case on every test, but I stopped all alcohol intake over 12 months ago. It naturally went down to normal, but now ...
 

LFT tests, GGT, reduced alcohol

hi i have had 2 lft tests in the last few months my first test my ggt was 900.I was a heavy drinker for many years.after seeing what my ggt level was i reduced my alchol to 1 tin of beer mixed with lemonade ...
 

High GGT levels. Could this be due to alcohol intake?

My GGT test came back high, I have been drinking alcohol for a few months on a regular basis due to stress etc. How long does it take to reduce my alcohol intake to reduce my GGT test level? ...
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Is it critically high to have GGT level as 92?

to lower my GGT. Thanks, Shady ...Hi Dr. Charles, my GGT level is 92. above the reference range. Is it critically high? My AST ...
 

Alcoholic and obese, GGT result is 350, opposed to a gastric bypass. What life expectancy could it be?

Good morning. My husband, a heavy drinker and quite obese (350 lbs and 6 ) has received GGT results ... success. I am fearing for his life. What immediate changes can be made which will drastically lower ...
 

Have elevated ALT, AST, GGT. low WBC, RBC. Have pain in right side. On percect. Referred to hematologist. Suggestions?

I have had elevated ALT AST and GGT along with very low WBC and low RBC. 57 year old male. Light drinker 1-2 drinks per week. Fatigued Moderate pain lower right sided. Job has been high stressed lately ...
 

14 year old with hip pain. Elevated ALT and GGT levels. Pain in the spine, vomited bile. Gall bladder removed

recent blood tests shows elevated ALT 54 and GGT 88 not sure what these mean given also that she is taken ibuprfoen and panadol. She has just over the last few days started to have pain in her lower spine , and has ...
 

Having depression, high GGT, cholesterol levels. All other tests normal. On Medication. Matter of concern?

important questions are, Is there anything I could do to lower it?? And should I be concerned of the high ...
 

Elevated GGT levels. Cause?

2012 lab work, my GGT s were elevated. And, as a result of a recent lab test, my GGTs have increased ...
 

Blood test:SGPT:84,GGT:67, hepatitis negative, U/s of liver kidney, pancreas normal, way to lower SGPT

was 84 and GGT is 67 the doctor said i should go on a diet and eat healthy food and that what i did and asked me for Hepatitis test after (17/4/2012), i did the test again the results was SGPT: 111 and GGT ...
 

Intense pain in the lower ribs radiating to shoulder to the arm, vomiting and trembling. Blood tests showed elevated ggt, alt, ast. What does that imply.

hi i went to emergenc department as had intense pain lower ribs left side radiating up shoulder ... done everything showed normal except raised ggt, alt and ast all around 250 normal bilirubin and lipase ...
 

How to lower the gamma gt level from 170 and how long long does it take?

, now for last 6 weeks i have stopped it. how long would it take to bring the GGT level down to normal. Is there any medicine that I can take? I need to bring it down since I have a Job offer that requires lower GGT ...
 

Can i consume alcohol with an abnormal GGT ?

the first one showed abnormal with my ggt at 900 due to drinking spirits and beer over 10 years ever day ... took another lft test and everthing came back normal.my ggt was 49.does this mean my liver has healed ...
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SGPT: 213.4, SGOT: 106.2, and GGT: 259.9? jaundice noted. instructed to take legalon 140mg/cap 3x a day. what are other ways we can do to lower it?
Hello Bilirubin of viral hepatitis comes down by self and you need not do anything. Just drink enough water and take rest. Body recovers by self. Regards Dr. Srikanth Reddy
 
I just got a diagnosis that stated my ggt level is elevated at 64 is that bad
its no a diagnosis. its an enzyme elevated from a lab test. Needs clinical correlation.
 
Can you explain why my gamma glutamyl trans are higher 200 u/l
Hello, Increase in the level of GGT is indicative of liver and pancreatic disease. It increases in liver cell damage in liver dysfunction. The most common cause is alcoholic liver disease. Consult with your doctor for more information.
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