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Ammonia levels and mental status

Premium Questions

Dr. Ratnakar Kini MD

I was dx d with NASH/ cirrhosis in 2010. In XXXXXXX of the year, my ammonia level was elevated ... and not encephalopathy . She has not re-checked my ammonia level. Should I be concerned? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ratnakar Kini ( Gastroenterologist)
Dr.  Indu Kumar MD

by the rehab facility his blood work showed a high level of ammonia in his blood and was placed on Laculose ... explosive episodes each day. Is there any other treatment for ammonia in the blood and... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Indu Kumar ( Radiologist)
Dr. Ravi Soni MD

In an asymptomatic patient, what elevated serum ammonia level would warrant discontinuation of depakote? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ravi Soni ( Psychiatrist)
Dr. Noble Zachariah MD

in hospital with high ammonia levels. 197. Then ER retested and said it was down to 67. They didn't test ammonia after that just concerned about my narcolepsy . A week later i have my PCP check... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Noble Zachariah ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.  Irshad H Naqvi MD

I am getting dizzy and falling and also my ammonia level is twice normal .amount ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Irshad H Naqvi ( Pediatrician)

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Dr. KRUNAL MODI MD

I have high ammonia levels secondary to alcoholism. I had some symptoms of encepolopathy this weekend. My ammonia level was 54. I ve been on lactulose for a few years but was recently constpated... View answer

Answered by : Dr. KRUNAL MODI ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

the dr told me her ammonia is 63 she has been taking depecote for 23 years now.she has mental tetardation ... and on and high platlet counts.now the dr want to check her depecote levels? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr.  Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

is currently at stage 3 liver disease and he is also diabetic. His labs show high levels of bilirubin and ammonia yet he has does not, an has never appeared jaundice. Why is this? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Shailja Puri Wahal MD

him to emergency with severe symptoms of HE. Diagnosed with a uti and ammonia of 80. He has been having 3-5 loose stools a day. Shoulsd his ammonia levels remain this high or could it be infection ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shailja Puri Wahal ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr. Chibitam Obia MD

1.I have hyperammonemia. :I don t have liver failure or enzyme deficiency. Do most people on the planet have ammonia levels that fluctuate above normal every day? and how much? what if LACTULOSE ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chibitam Obia ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Prasad MD

I presume you are talking about serum ammonia levels. In that case, I recommend you visit the doctor. You need lactulose to clear the bowel contents. Cause of high ammonia level also needs to be...

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Dr. Diptanshu Das MD

The toxins could have built up in her body due to the kidney malfunction and these substances (like ammonia) could be responsible for the fits.