Health: Expert Warns Excessive Paracetamol Causes Liver Failure


Dr Arikawe Adeolu, a medical practitioner at the Federal Medical Center, Jabi, Abuja, has warned the public against excessive paracetamol in take, adding it could cause liver failure within 24 hours. Nick Marshall – Auburn Tigers Jerseys He stated the warning in an interview in on Monday. One of the major causes of liver disease is drugs. Scarpe Nike Air Max Scarpe air jordan There are some kinds of drugs that can lead to liver damage if not taken as prescribed. Da’Shawn Jersey There is one common drug that is very popular among this class of drugs and that is paracetamol. Billige Nike Sko Paracetamol if taken above the recommended dose has the ability to damage the liver. Denver Pioneers “An overdose of paracetamol can actually lead to liver failure within 24 hours. Atlanta Hawks

Nike Air Max 2017 Heren groen This is why it is not recommended that drugs are taken by self-medication. air max pas cher new balance uomo brescia “Excessive consumption of alcohol is another cause of liver disease. This substance has been shown to have a significant effect on liver function; excessive consumption of alcohol can lead to deterioration in liver function. “This is because it has direct damaging effect on the liver cells. A fatty liver can also lead to liver damage,” Adeolu said. He explained that a fatty liver was the deposition of fats into the liver, adding that this is usually caused by obesity, high cholesterol, diabetes and alcohol. According to the expert, once there is a fatty liver, there is ongoing damage to the liver, though one may not feel any immediate symptoms. Nike Air Max 90 Homme He, however, noted that there were specific and non-specific symptoms of liver disease. Air Max 87 Pas Cher

Non-specific symptoms are nausea, vomiting and loss of appetite, while the specific symptoms are jaundice, abdominal swelling, pain, itching and dark coloration of urine,’’ said the expert. He said that the faeces of individuals with the disease may appear pale rather than the normal brownish colour. NIKE AIR MAX 2017 HEREN KOPEN The expert advised that to prevent liver disease it was important for individuals to always undergo routine medical check-up for early detection and treatment. NIKE AIR MAX 2018 adidas store He advised against taking drugs without prescription, stating that Over-The-Counter, OTC, drugs could be dangerous to the overall health and well being of an individual. Nike Air Max 1 He urged the public to also visit a certified medical center and run a diagnostic test to determine what the problem is.