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DR MICHAEL MOSLEY: Why spidery writing could mean liver disease

DR MICHAEL MOSLEY: Why spidery writing could mean you’ve got liver disease Signs of serious liver problems include tiredness, confusion, itchy skin and, according to the British Liver Trust, ‘writing which becomes difficult, spidery and small’, writes Dr Michael Mosley, pictured Large, the size of a rugby ball, rubbery and reddish-brown in colour, your liver […]

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Protein controlling magnesium identified as therapeutic target for non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

An international team of researchers has identified the CNNM4 protein as a key regulator of magnesium in the liver and potential therapeutic target for non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, according to a study published in the Journal of Hepatology. Non-alcoholic steatohepatitis, a form of fatty liver disease characterized by inflammation and liver fibrosis, is associated with […]

Medications

Etoposide

NOTICE: This Consumer Medicine Information (CMI) is intended for persons living in Australia. ETOPOSIDE INJECTION Etoposide Consumer Medicine Information What is in this leaflet This leaflet answers some common questions about Etoposide Injection.It does not contain all the available information. It does not take the place of talking to your doctor or pharmacist. All medicines […]

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APO-Glimepiride

NOTICE: This Consumer Medicine Information (CMI) is intended for persons living in Australia. APO-Glimepiride Contains the active ingredient glimepiride Consumer Medicine Information What is in this leaflet This leaflet answers some common questions about APO-Glimepiride. It does not contain all of the available information. It does not take the place of talking to your doctor […]

Health Problems

Closed Circular DNA and Hepatitis B Infection

Hepatitis B virus (HBV) is a common cause for liver disease and accounts for approximately one million deaths worldwide every year. This virus is of the Hepadnaviridae family and its genome comprises of a partially double-stranded relaxed circular DNA (rcDNA). The genome of HBV exists in two forms, i.e., the circular covalently closed DNA (cccDNA) […]

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APO-Galantamine

NOTICE: This Consumer Medicine Information (CMI) is intended for persons living in Australia. APO-GALANTAMINE MR CAPSULES Contains the active ingredient galantamine (as galantamine hydrobromide) Consumer Medicine Information   What is in this leaflet This leaflet answers some common questions about this medicine. It does not contain all the available information. It does not take the […]

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Chemmart Sildenafil

NOTICE: This Consumer Medicine Information (CMI) is intended for persons living in Australia. Chemmart Sildenafil Contains the active ingredient sildenafil (as sildenafil citrate) Consumer Medicine Information What is in this leaflet Read this leaflet carefully before taking your medicine. This leaflet answers some common questions about sildenafil. It does not contain all the available information. […]

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APO-Propranolol

NOTICE: This Consumer Medicine Information (CMI) is intended for persons living in Australia. APO-PROPRANOLOL TABLETS Propranolol hydrochloride Consumer Medicine Information What is in this leaflet This leaflet answers some common questions about propranolol. It does not contain all the available information. It does not take the place of talking to your doctor or pharmacist. All […]