Many drug therapy options exist for NAFLD

Lipid-lowering therapies, diabetes drugs and liver-related therapies are among the medication options for patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, according to a presentation at the National Lipid Association Scientific Sessions.Weight loss and lifestyle changes are the main ways to improve symptoms of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), but medications can be used to address conditions associated with NAFLD such as dyslipidemia, insulin resistance, hepatic apoptosis, inflammation and fibrosis, Michael J. Wilkinson, MD, FACC, assistant professor of clinical medicine at theRead More

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