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Fatty liver, pain in LHC. Taking rosuvastatin, amledipine. History of high cholesterol. Treatment?

hello , i have high cholesterol level and for that treatment doctor prescribe me Rosuvastatin 10 and Amledipine 2.5 After the 1 month, now i am suffering from the pain in Epi. and LHC, and in USG (abdomen+ Pelvis ) there was found the Fatty liver , Is it due to the Rosuva and Amlodipine ? Plz give me suggestion for treatment (SGPT -169, SGOT- 74)
Asked On : Sun, 2 Sep 2012
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
Sep 2012
Hi, Welcome to HCM, I am Dr. Das
Amlodipine and Rosuvastatin does not cause fatty liver.
In our day to day practice fatty liver is the modt common finding.
But in your case the SGOT and SGPT both are elevated it indicates any hepatocellular insult like infection, alcohol ingestion.
What about the other reports of liver function test? Do you have any yellowish discoloration of eye or urine?
If you did not do a Liver function test, first go for it and review the report.
Till then drink more wter and avoid rich food.
Answered: Thu, 6 Sep 2012
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