Liver Transplant

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What is Liver Transplant?

Liver transplantation or hepatic transplantation is a surgical procedure performed to transfer a healthy liver from a donor to replace the diseased liver of the recipient.

What is it like to have Liver Transplant?

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, insomnia, fatigue, and pain) regardless of condition.
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What do patients take to treat Liver Transplant and its symptoms?

You’ve tried
Treatment name(s)
Type
How many have tried
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Ambien, Ambien CR, Edluar) 11 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
3
Tried for
Insomnia (2) Liver Transplant (1)
Treatment name(s)

(APO-Citalopram, Alcytan, Celexa) 15 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
2
Tried for
Anxious mood (1) Depressed mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Cymbalta, Cymgen, Yelate) 1 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
2
Tried for
Depressed mood (2)
Treatment name(s)

(Diural, Furix, Lasix) 1 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
2
Tried for
Ascites (1) Liver Transplant (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Endone, OxyIR, OxyNEO) 9 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
2
Tried for
Pain (2)
Treatment name(s)

(Cortancyl, Deltasone, Encorton) 4 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
2
Tried for
Liver Transplant (2)
Treatment name(s)

(Altruline, Apo-Sertraline, Daxid) 11 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
2
Tried for
Anxious mood (1) Depressed mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Amineurin, Amitriptyline Troche, Anapsique) 10 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
Pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Skin Biopsy)
Type
Procedures
How many have tried
1
Tried for
Liver Transplant (1)
Treatment name(s)

(BuSpar, BuSpar Dividose, Normaton) 1 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
Depressed mood (1)

Data from patients with Liver Transplant, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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You’ve tried this treatment.

Compare treatments for Liver Transplant

You’ve tried
Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
How many evaluations
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Ambien, Ambien CR, Edluar) 11 more
Perceived effectiveness
for Insomnia (3 evaluations)
Side effects
How many evaluations
3
Tried for
Insomnia (2) Liver Transplant (1)
Treatment name(s)

(APO-Citalopram, Alcytan, Celexa) 15 more
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
How many evaluations
0
Tried for
Anxious mood (1) Depressed mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Cymbalta, Cymgen, Yelate) 1 more
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
How many evaluations
0
Tried for
Depressed mood (2)
Treatment name(s)

(Diural, Furix, Lasix) 1 more
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
How many evaluations
0
Tried for
Ascites (1) Liver Transplant (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Endone, OxyIR, OxyNEO) 9 more
Perceived effectiveness
for Pain (1 evaluation)
Side effects
Drowsiness
How many evaluations
1
Tried for
Pain (2)
Treatment name(s)

(Cortancyl, Deltasone, Encorton) 4 more
Perceived effectiveness
for Liver Transplant (1 evaluation)
Side effects
Anxious mood
How many evaluations
1
Tried for
Liver Transplant (2)
Treatment name(s)

(Altruline, Apo-Sertraline, Daxid) 11 more
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
How many evaluations
0
Tried for
Anxious mood (1) Depressed mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Amineurin, Amitriptyline Troche, Anapsique) 10 more
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
How many evaluations
0
Tried for
Pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Skin Biopsy)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
How many evaluations
0
Tried for
Liver Transplant (1)
Treatment name(s)

(BuSpar, BuSpar Dividose, Normaton) 1 more
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
How many evaluations
0
Tried for
Depressed mood (1)

Data from patients with Liver Transplant, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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You’ve tried this treatment.

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Who has Liver Transplant on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 15
20s 54
30s 73
40s 74
50s 145
60s 141
70+ 16

Gender

Distribution of females vs. males

53% Females
47% Males
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 0
20-29 years 0
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 0
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 0
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from Liver Transplant patients who have completed their condition history
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