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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adrian Rawlinson
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
Creatine study: In March 2015, a study published by the British Journal of Cancer found that men using supplements containing creatine may have a higher risk of getti... Read More

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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 29 years experience
No endorsement: Unfortunately the doctors here do not do product endorsement. Medicine has little to say about protein supplements in general. I am not sure why a h... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 45 years experience
Safe: It's a remarkably safe supplement that helps bodybuilders gain muscle mass.
Dr. Dean Giannone
Internal Medicine 26 years experience
Creatine.: Creatine in doses of 1000 to 5000mg daily has been shown to increase muscle mass, muscle size and muscle energy stores. Creatine must be taken with l... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Renal disease: The commonest cause of persistent elevation of serum creatinine is renal failure. Dehydration and drug toxicity are other common causes. See this site... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Nall
Sports Medicine 16 years experience
No: At your age, this is something i would watch, but it could be caused by you not drinking enough water before getting your blood drawn. If everything ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Lots of water: If high cr is due to intrinsic kidney disease, there is no way to realistically change it and no benefit to trying. Creatinine is not the problem, th... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
Holistic Medicine 41 years experience
Only with exercise: Research suggests that taking creatine before weight-lifting may improve muscle mass, but taking it without doing body building is unlikely to have an... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ramon Garcia-septien
Sports Medicine 46 years experience
Variable: Clearane of crestine is variabele in any patient.
A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Eugene Batelli
24 years experience
Yes: Contrary to the stories, there are no clinical studies showing creatine is harmful. If it was, the fda would be all over it like they were with ephed... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Winkler
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis 49 years experience
Creatine: There have been studies showin increased muscle mass and strength with creatine. In doses of greater thatn 3 grams per day significant side effects h... Read More