Blackie574 hours ago
Let all of us work together to find out about something that will help our kidneys
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There must be something that help for kidney failure cant only sit waiting for end stage there must be dr that no of something working ...
Elevated Creatinine and ACEi
Cruze4419 hours ago
I found some interesting articles about ACE inhibitors causing creatinine levels to rise! In fact, it seems very common and almost expected....
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Cruze443 days ago
"I had a routine medical last month, which I was sure would be OK. But the blood test results showed that I have chronic kidney disease, sta...
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Cruze446 days ago
Does anyone else have problems with BP spikes? If so, how do you control them? My BP is typically fine all day until the evening hours. Then...
Lisonopril and CKD
Frankie76 days ago
Hi everyone I have been diagnosed with CKD recently and my GFR dropped down to 54. Apparently it was 60 a year ago but I wasnt even informe...
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"Adults with or without diabetes who are currently taking an angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor or an angiotensin II-receptor blo...
CKD paper interesting info
lloydyuk7 days ago
Wish this was true....but...hmmm
Cruze447 days ago
Changes in the GFR rate can assess how advanced the kidney disease is. In the UK, and many other countries, kidney disease stages are ...
Wow, this is so bad
Cruze448 days ago
I keep tying to find some positive stats out there somewhere but I'm coming up empty. I was super relieved when I read a stat that only 1 in...
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Sudden and severe drop in GFR
Crinkster8 days ago
I was diagnosed with CKD about 10 years ago. For the last several years my baseline GFR has fluctuated between 31 and 36. As long as I was ...
How can they even treat my BP??
I already take the max dose of Enalapril and a 200 mg dose of a beta blocker and yet my BP still skyrockets at night. However, during the da...
Well, the good news just continues. After finding out via email that I have ckd I finally set down to look at the rest of my results. My C-r...
Weight lifting and kidney damage
Marvin88 days ago
If creatinine goes up and down with muscle mass, does it make sense to stop lifting or actually TRY to lose muscle mass? Does creatinine, a ...
eGFR around 60 normal??
Cruze449 days ago
Again, this stuff is so confusing. I'm currently waiting for blood test results to rule out kidney disease. In the meantime I dug out old co...
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Hello everyone! Hope everyone is well. I'm a 48 year old male who is currently in the process of waiting for test results to rule out CKD. M...
CKD 4 & Neurogenic bladder
morsh9 days ago
I wanted know if anyone of you have/been suffering from the following:
- Neurogenic bladder, can't pass urine so dependent on ca...
My GFR was 11 a week ago and now tests show it is 108! How is this possible?
dcompton00039 days ago
I went to the doctor last week because of my left ankle and foot swelling so bad my blood vessels were breaking and my foot was numb for 2 w...
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Gillang11 days ago
I just got my biopsy result yesterday, although still 2/3 biopsy analysis procedure done, and the doctor suspected me to have sch...
My CKD experience so far
smairena11 days ago
Love the Davita recipes and now my family has several of them on their list of requests. I can relate to almost all of your posts. I am 69...
Lauriewarm15 days ago
I'm a 49 year old female and am a little concerned with my last lab results. Especially the albumin/creatinine level at 38.8 when the no...
Ace Inhibitors and Statins
sukki15 days ago
Hi everyone, I need some advice please. I was called in to see my gp yesterday for the result of my blood test, CKD 3a. My Triglycerides are...
Impregilo15 days ago
I am new to this forum and I have read amazing cases of CKD and their responses.
I am 76 and my eGFR is hovering around 45 and Creatinine is ...
Nephrologist appointment yesterday
Sdtagoo16 days ago
I just saw my nephrologist yesterday and he took me off my fluid pill because my blood pressure was too low. He will check again in a month ...
Looking for Info. Just Diagnosed.
captainlsu17 days ago
Hi. just had blood work done. test results showed right at 60 stage 3 renal disease. avoid metformin and NSAID's. nurse said to only water a...
High PTH levels
Peri517 days ago
Iv had my blood tests back recently.my gfr has been falling since December..currently 14.iv been now told I have early secondary h...
Stage 2 kidney disease
william201899517 days ago
When you have Cdk at the early stage . In most cases are the two kidney always affected or maybe just one?
I've developed a bad attitude ...
Betsysue200217 days ago
I dont know if i eat any better since i found out about my kidney disease tho i do feel im more careful.
I had a margarita yesterday ... the...
ACE/ARB for those with normal blood pressure?
Marvin818 days ago
Am 60 and was diagnosed with Stage 3 (GFR 58) eighteen months ago. My internist immediately gave me a prescription for an ACE (lisinopril) ...
StickPrit18 days ago
It's fab to find this forum! I've been diagnosed with CKD2. Just wondering if nausea is a regular symptom at such an early stage. ...
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