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Water intake

I'm 14 and drank 64 oz of water in 15. Minutes so is that bad. Or is there anything i need to do

High Uric Acid = 7.6 mg/dL

Hi, My uric acid came high during my blood test. I also feel inflammation when I pass urine. I drink lot of water. Also urination is very frequent but when I go a little bit comes out with Jalan. My Billirubin & ALT ( SGPT) also came high. Could these things be connected?

Kidney Stones

Have pain in abdomen after exercising, burning sensation during urination, foam formation while urinating, acidity problems too for which I am on medication(omeprazole)

Pain during urination and stomach upset

I am facing issue of stomach upset. Along with that i feel discomfort while urinating. Its not a burning sensation but quite painful. Kindly suggest some quick relief measures

Serum creatinine level has reached 1.18

Serum creatinine level has reached 1.18.i want to know it is normal or need to go for medicine . please suggest

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