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Can using andro gel cause liver cirrhosis?

Ok here is my question I currently have cirrhosis of the liver and for a good part of my life have been on andro gel I have looked into andro gels website now my cirrhosis is at stage 4 level b is it possible for the gel to be the cause of my cirrhosis bear in mind I am 33 and drink once in a blue moon
Wed, 21 Oct 2015
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Hi, dear
I have gone through your question. I can understand your concern.
Androgel generally doesn't cause liver cirrhosis. Your cirrhosis may be due to some other reason. You should go for ultrasound abdomen and liver biopsy if needed. Consult your doctor and plan accordingly.
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