Blog Posts - Liver Failure



Our dog has liver failure

I've tried to write this post for months, but am always stopped by a wave of sadness, or a dislike of sharing bad news, or all of the above plus the last time I tried, a ghastly black spider speeded across my desk. (A poisonous hobo spider, I think!)...
by Andrea's easy vegan cooking on Apr 25, 2016

Hepatitis C Drugs Viekira Pak And Technivie Require Warnings Label Changes Due To Liver Injury Reports

FDA Says The Timing Of Liver Injury Suggests That These Are Side Effects, Especially In Patients With Advanced Cirrhosis (Posted by Tom Lamb at DrugInjuryWatch.com) Viekira Pak and Technivie are relatively new drugs used to treat chronic hepatitis C.
by Drug Injury Watch on Oct 26, 2015

Multiple Myeloma Drug Pomalyst Associated With Side Effects Risks Of Cardiac Failure, Interstitial Lung Disease, And Hepatotoxicity

In May 2015 The Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency In UK Issued A Drug Safety Update; Will There Be Similar FDA Action? (Posted by Tom Lamb at DrugInjuryWatch.com) Pomalidomide (brand name: Pomalyst in the US; Imnovid in Europe) is a...
by Drug Injury Watch on Jun 3, 2015

Pet Medications & Xylitol - What You Don't Know Could Kill Your Dog

Today is a "Blog the Change for Animals" event in which pet bloggers from all over write about important animal related causes or topics that are important to them. We do it 4 times a year, and it's hosted by the Be The Change for Animals website. We...

Xarelto: Drug-Induced Liver Injury Warning Should Be Added To Drug Label Prescribing Information For Xarelto Say Medical Researchers

Medical Journal Article Reports On Two Patients Who Experienced Severe Liver Damage Onset During Xarelto Treatment (Posted by Tom Lamb at DrugInjuryWatch.com) Most adverse drug reaction case reports associated with the still relatively new anticoagul...
by Drug Injury Watch on Nov 10, 2014

Like Depakote, Stavzor Can Cause Liver Failure, Usually During First 6 Months; Children Under Age 2 Are At A Higher Risk, As Are Patients with Mitochondrial Disease

Black-Box Warning Added To Stavzor Label Announced By FDA In March 2014, Almost Full Year After Similar Label Change For Depakote Hepatotoxicity (Posted by Tom Lamb at DrugInjuryWatch.com) Stavzor, a lesser known valproic acid medication from Noven T...
by Drug Injury Watch on Apr 17, 2014

Multaq: Increased Risks Of Side Effects, Including Death, Outweigh Any Benefits Say Researchers Who Reviewed Clinical Data

In Addition, They Are Highly Critical Of Relationship The Sanofi Aventis Drug Company Had With Those Doctors Who Developed Prescribing Guidelines (Posted by Tom Lamb at DrugInjuryWatch.com) As we know, now, since being approved by the FDA in 2009 and...
by Drug Injury Watch on Mar 6, 2014

Novel potential approach to prevent infection in patients with liver failure

PUBLIC RELEASE DATE:  9-Jan-2014 Contact: Dawn Peters sciencenewsroom@wiley.com 781-388-8408 Wiley Findings published in the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases journal, Hepatology, indicate that infection,...

Herbal and Weight Loss Supplements, Energy Drink Associated with Liver Damage and Liver Failure: Four Case Reports

EMBARGOED FOR RELEASEMonday, October 14, 20138:00 a.m. EDT San Diego, CA (October 14, 2013)– Severe liver damage, and even failure, has been associated with the consumption of weight loss supplements, an herbal supplement and an energy drink, acco...
by Hepatitis C Research and News on Oct 14, 2013

Quality of life remains impaired after recovery from acute liver failure

Quality of life remains impaired after recovery from acute liver failureLast Updated: 2013-07-16 17:40:20 -0400 (Reuters Health)By Will Boggs, MDNEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Quality of life remains impaired long after recovery from acute liver failure...
by HCV New Drug Research on Jul 17, 2013

Poorer Health for Acetaminophen Overdose Survivors than Other Liver Failure Patients

Journal Liver Transplantation Press Release July 09, 2013 Spontaneous survivors of acetaminophen overdose have significantly lower overall health compared to survivors or transplant recipients following acute liver failure caused by non-drug indu...

News for Sanjay Dutt Mother Death

  News for Sanjay Dutt Mother Death Sanjay Dutt got teary-eyed, recalling the death of his mother, Nargis Dutt, on Wednesday, when he announced the collaboration between the Nargis Dutt Memorial Cancer Foundation and Britain-based NGO Healing Li...
by todaygossip on Dec 2, 2012

Reputed Colombo soldier Ralph Scopo Jr. claims he’s too sick to stand trial

Last of 38 members of notorious crime family to face trial after last year’s major Mafia arrest says his liver failure should keep him out of court And then there was one. With guilty pleas locked in from 38 Colombo mobsters arrested last year...
by Mafia Today on Nov 10, 2012

Antibiotics Levaquin And Avelox Linked To Increased Risk Of Liver Injury In Older Patients According To New Canadian Study

August 2012 CMAJ Medical Journal Article Adds To Hepatotoxicity Evidence Against These Two Fluoroquinolone Drugs (Posted by Tom Lamb at DrugInjuryWatch.com) According to a case-control study published by the Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ...
by Drug Injury Watch on Aug 14, 2012

How to Distinguish the Warnings and Survive With Acute Liver FailureAcute Liver Failure- Its Symptoms, Treatment, and Possible Repurcussions

Acute liver failure is the speedy decline, sometimes as short as a couple of days, with the liver following the first warnings of liver disease.  Also referred to as hepatic disease, liver disease is a broad label which can cause issues making t...
by Healthy Lifestyle on Aug 10, 2012

Liver Problem Indicators Possibly Heading to Liver Collapse

The liver is an incredible, rigorously functioning organ, and fortunately we’ve got to put it through a lot of strain before we have liver stoppage.  Regrettably when it fails, there will be no option other than removal.    It is imperative...
by Healthy Lifestyle on Mar 22, 2012

Liver Problem Indicators Possibly Heading to Liver Collapse

The liver is an incredible, rigorously functioning organ, and fortunately we’ve got to put it through a lot of strain before we have liver stoppage.  Regrettably when it fails, there will be no option other than removal.   ...
by Healthy Lifestyle on Mar 22, 2012

How to recognize complications of alcoholism with Dr Rodriquez and Delray Center

Complications of Alcoholism Many people are not aware of all the real major complications of alcoholism. Most people think alcoholism and liver problems and that’s true, liver problem such as Cirrhosis and liver failure are some of the major co...
by Diabetes Away on Mar 8, 2012


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