What is creatinine?
creatinine is the waste product, produce in muscle. It is a breakdown product of creatine phosphate. About 2% of your body's creatine is converted to creatinine daily and transported to the kidneys via the bloodstream. And your kidneys filter out most of the creatinine and the eliminate from your body via urine.
Normal range of creatinine
0.6-1.2 mg/dl in adult men
0.5-1.1 mg/dl in adult female
0.2 mg/dl in infant
1.8-1.9 mg/dl in individual with only one kidney
What happens when the creatinine levels is too much high?
Shortness of breath
Loss of appitite
Why are creatine levels checked
Because kidney maintain the creatine level in boold so increase the creatinine level its indicates the kidney disease.
What cause high creatinine levels?
High creatinine levels can also occur as a result of consuming a lot of protine or doing heavy exercise.
if your creatinine levels is high, it may be sign that your kidney are not properly working.
certain disease can also affect the kidney and could lead to high creatinine levels. These are
These are some common test to diagnose high blood creatinine levels.
Diet for lower creatinine
Reducing protine intake
Increasing dietary fiber
Reducing water intak
Avoid vigorous exercise
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