What is hepatology?
Hepatology is sub-specialty of internal diseases and focuses on the treatment of diseases, disorders, and conditions of the liver, gallbladder, biliary tree and pancreas. These organs can be affected in a variety of ways and by diverse factors including medicines, infections, immune system abnormalities, and genetics. A very common example is hepatitis, affecting millions of people every year, caused by an inflammation of the liver often induced by a virus, alcohol or drug abuse. The most common viral hepatitises are hepatitis A, B, C; they differ both in the way they affect the body and the way they are transmitted.
Which medicines do we provide for hepatology?
Browse medicines that have been approved for specific hepatic diseases by clicking on a specific disease. If a medicine has been approved by at least one reputable medical authority in the world and is not available in your country, you may be able to purchase it via our service; we may be able to source and deliver it to you if you can provide a prescription from your doctor.