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Apologies for starting a new thread (and thanks to those who contributed to the last one I created).
To repeat briefly: I have been suffering from depression, anxiety and insomnia for the past two years.
Since last August, I have been drinking heavily intermittently - though hardly at all from November 2014 to March this year.
I then re-started drining heavily on-and-off from April, but my drinking was particularly heavy in the last week of July this year - I drank three 1.5 litre bottles of vodka that week.
I had liver function test done on 4 August (just over a week ago). Subsequent to that, I got a letter from my doctor's surgery asking me to come back and have the tests repeated in a few weeks' time.
Yesterday, I had a regular appointment with my doctor. He went through the liver function test results with me.
I cannot remember the names of the specific tests, all I can remember is that they were both about 100, the doctor said the upper figure for normal for both was 61, he said one was more importnat than the other, I need to reduce my drinking to within the recomened limits and to come back and have the tests repeated in a few weeks' time (as per the letter).
Since the binge in the last week of July, I have not been feeling well. I am sweating very easily, feel achy, lacking energy, insomnia has got worse, and my appetite is not so good. However, I have not lost any weight.
How concerned should I be (even if I reduce my alcohol intake)? I have done so - I didn't drink any alcohol for a week, and have only drank wine since, and my alcohol intake is much, much lower than it had been in July.
Thanks in advance of replies.
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