I have serum creatinine 1.4. This is maximum level. How to reduce this level. What is the reason to increase this level. Any medication?
Doctor Answers (2) on Endocrinology
Serum creatinine is indicator of kidney function , The most common causes of longstanding (chronic) kidney disease in adults are high blood pressure and diabetes. Other causes of elevated blood creatinine levels are: Serum creatinine can also transiently increase after ingestion of a large amount of dietary meat; thus, nutrition can sometimes play a role in creatinine measurement. Kidney infections, rhabdomyolysis(abnormal muscle breakdown) and urinary tract obstruction may also elevate creatinine levels. Treating underlying cause is decreases levels of creatinine
Flag this answer
Let others know if this answer was helpful
Was this answer helpful?