What is liver toxicity?

Toxic liver disease is liver damage caused by exposure to a substance. Many drugs including prescribed and over-the-counter medications, some herbal remedies, chemical agents and natural chemical substances can induce liver toxicity.

How do members experience liver toxicity?

Top 5 symptoms reported by people with liver toxicity*

*Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.

Top treatments taken by people for liver toxicity*

Who has liver toxicity on PatientsLikeMe?


Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 2
30s 14
40s 10
50s 19
60s 18
70+ 13

Distribution of sex


Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 27
Female 48