DPP4 inhibitors such as Galvus met increases risk of heart failure!
In any case, try to control blood sugar by diet and exercise and minimise medication since most of the medicines seems to have some side effe...
Advice on taking my vit d3 k2 mk7 rather than the calcichew d3 from Gp re osteoporosis
Last vit d test was July last year it was 88 without ssupplementing any advice appreciated!...
First follow up test.
Just got my first lab results back after being diagnosed with ckd....
Adult HSP iga nephropathy
Hello So i have been given a diagnosis of adult HSP vasculitis with associated kidney damage. Current treatment is to protect the kidneys fro...
My blood test in December 17 showed gfr 65 and creatinine 83. In Jan 18 gfr 62 and creatinine 87....
Does anyone know if tramodol Pregablin or the Patch make your skin itch , I scratch like hell just wondered...
Help with understanding my results please
Hi, finally had my blood work results. GP says my results are not normal but they’re fine......
Since the blood test for kidney disease ( it's called the EGF or estimated glomerular filtration rate ) was instituted in 2006, as many as 10...
Too much protein??!!
I'm 7 months post from kidney transplant, and my nurse they need to redo creatinine and GFR, and that I might have to cut back on protein....
Stage 3 kidney disease
Anyone have SLE and kidney disease? I knew my kidneys weren't great, but [ i]I was hoping dialysis and kidney transplant were not going t...
Potential Prograf Shortage?
This concerns me as having had a liver transplant I am dependent on Prograf....
I'm in the early stages of ckd and right now I'm really trying to wrap my head around what I should be eating to be as nice to my kidneys as ...
Gfr of 10 but feeling well - is this possible ?
He is very worried his new employers may retract the job offer when they learn he has to do dialysis and ultimately need a transplant in the ...
Hepatic Encepalopathy medications (Lactulose and Rifamixin OR L-ornithine and L-aspartate)
Which medication would be better to treat HE. The doctor is giving my mom L-ornithine and L-aspartate....
My name is Rob from Florida. I appreciate all of you.
I currently have a gfr of 18 which just 11 months ago was between 29 and 32. I have heart disease and diabetes as well....
Kidney Transplant 35 yrs Dec 2018
I’ve been taking Aza my whole transplant life. I currently have a 15cm cyst on my liver....
Partner of kidney patient looking for support
My partner was diagnosed with kidney failure in June. He began hemodialysis right away and continues to do it three times per week....
Can't seem to get an appointment any time soon and I'm worried. What is the kidney doctor " really " going to do?...
Alternative Therapy to Preserve Renal Transplants
I had a live-donor renal transplant 13 years ago, but I'm well aware that such transplants usually only last 15 years so I am looking for way...
A year and four months out...
I remember getting a call from the Emory Transplant Center at about one o'clock in the morning telling me they had a matching kidney and to g...
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