How to Maintain a Healthy LiverR.T. Clement, MDRichard Clement Nutritionbewellhomeo@cs.comwww.web-outpatients.com
Functional Liver Dysfunction      In a “healthy population” 40% of men and 20%       of women have functional liver dysfu...
Specific tests may be useful Aminopyrine breath test assessing  microsomal liver function The galactose elimination test...
Clinical Symptoms   Bloating, slow digestion, constipation   Lack of energy   High Cholesterol and Triglycerides   Hor...
Maintenance of the liver Many substances have an historical,  anecdotal or well documented scientific  data supporting th...
Milk Thistle (Silybum marianum) Milk Thistle protect against genomic  injury, increase hepatocyte protein  synthesis, dec...
Boldo Boldo could decrease the metabolic  activation of xenobiotics including  chemical mutagens (Pharmazie 2001 Mar: 56(...
Curcumin Curcumin the yellow pigment in turmeric  prevents malignancies (Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers  2002 Jan 11 (1) ...
Artichoke Artichoke decrease hyperlipoproteinemia  therefore prevents arteriosclerosis and  coronary heart disease   (Ar...
Alpha Lipoic Acid Alpha lipoic acid is anti-hypertensive and  diminish insulin resistance   (Hypertension 2000 Feb;39(2)...
Indications Liver detox Fatty liver Secondary liver toxicity of alcohol, drugs  and/or medications As an adjunct to st...
Posology: Hepatika V 5 One capsule at each meal with food Duration of supplementation one month or  more according to th...
Side-effects and Adverse Reactions   Non recorded after one year of distribution    3/2002 to 11/2012
Clinical Cases   Hepatitis C “cured” Patient from Los Angeles       Fatigue       Depression (suicidal)       Viral lo...
Clinical Cases   Hepatitis C Male Florida       Treated by Chinese Herbs and Thymus        Extract       Diminution of ...
How to order: Hepatika V 5   1-877-438-3042 / 305-594-2145   Or fax your order at 305-594-2174   Email: bewellhomeo@cs....
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Supporting a healthy Liver Function
Apoya el buen funcionamiento del higado
From Richard Clement Nutrition
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Hepatika

  1. 1. How to Maintain a Healthy LiverR.T. Clement, MDRichard Clement Nutritionbewellhomeo@cs.comwww.web-outpatients.com
  2. 2. Functional Liver Dysfunction  In a “healthy population” 40% of men and 20% of women have functional liver dysfunction.  Common liver function tests are misleading because most tests used in clinical practice measure hepato-cellular damage not function.
  3. 3. Specific tests may be useful Aminopyrine breath test assessing microsomal liver function The galactose elimination test assessing the cytosolic liver function The sorbitol clearance test assessing the liver plasma flow The indocyanine green clearance test assesing the liver perfusion The lidocaine Clearance test (Cytochrome P 450)• But they are very rarely used
  4. 4. Clinical Symptoms Bloating, slow digestion, constipation Lack of energy High Cholesterol and Triglycerides Hormonal insufficiency Intolerance to alcohol and/or medications Recurrent infections
  5. 5. Maintenance of the liver Many substances have an historical, anecdotal or well documented scientific data supporting their use. Among the important substances  Milk thistle  Artichoke  Boldo  Curcumin  Alpha Lipoic Acid
  6. 6. Milk Thistle (Silybum marianum) Milk Thistle protect against genomic injury, increase hepatocyte protein synthesis, decrease the activity of tumor promoters. (Am J Gastroenterology 1998 Feb; 93 (2) 139-43) Milk Thistle is effective among patients with alcoholic cirrhosis (J Hematology 1989 Jul 9 (1) 105-13)
  7. 7. Boldo Boldo could decrease the metabolic activation of xenobiotics including chemical mutagens (Pharmazie 2001 Mar: 56(3): 242-3 Boldine has anti-inflammatory and antipyretic effects (Agents actions 1994 Oct; 42 (3-4) 114-7)
  8. 8. Curcumin Curcumin the yellow pigment in turmeric prevents malignancies (Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers 2002 Jan 11 (1) 105-11). Curcumin display antioxydative, anticarcinogenic and hypocholesterolemic activities. (J Nutrition 2001 Nov 131 (11) 2932) Curcuminoids have lipid lowering potency. (J Nutrition 2001 Nov 131 (11) 2932)
  9. 9. Artichoke Artichoke decrease hyperlipoproteinemia therefore prevents arteriosclerosis and coronary heart disease (Arzneimittelforschung 2000 Mar; 50 (3): 260-5) Artichoke extracts are safe and efficacious in hepato-biliary dysfunction and complaints (Wien Med Wochenschr 1999; 149 (8-10): 241-7)
  10. 10. Alpha Lipoic Acid Alpha lipoic acid is anti-hypertensive and diminish insulin resistance (Hypertension 2000 Feb;39(2) 303-7)
  11. 11. Indications Liver detox Fatty liver Secondary liver toxicity of alcohol, drugs and/or medications As an adjunct to standard therapies in Hepatitis As part of a Diet program in Obesity
  12. 12. Posology: Hepatika V 5 One capsule at each meal with food Duration of supplementation one month or more according to the condition.
  13. 13. Side-effects and Adverse Reactions Non recorded after one year of distribution 3/2002 to 11/2012
  14. 14. Clinical Cases Hepatitis C “cured” Patient from Los Angeles  Fatigue  Depression (suicidal)  Viral load 175.000.0000  Bed Rest, diet Hepatika 5 for 2 months One Year Later  Clinical improvement  Viral load undetectable
  15. 15. Clinical Cases Hepatitis C Male Florida  Treated by Chinese Herbs and Thymus Extract  Diminution of the Virus Load after the Hepatika 5 was added to the treatment.
  16. 16. How to order: Hepatika V 5 1-877-438-3042 / 305-594-2145 Or fax your order at 305-594-2174 Email: bewellhomeo@cs.com www.web-outpatients.com

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