Top
30
Doctor insights on: Can A High Uric Acid Count Mean You Have Lupus

Share
1

1
Does high uric acid mean my kidneys are not capable enough to excrete it? If yes will my kidneys eventually fail?

Does high uric acid mean my kidneys are not capable enough to excrete it? If yes will my kidneys eventually fail?

High uric acid.: A high uric acid level in the blood means you’re either producing too much or excreting too little. Testing can help figure out which applies to you. If you’re an under-excreter, it doesn’t mean your kidneys are guaranteed to fail. ...Read more

Uric Acid (Definition)

Uric acid is a naturally-occurring waste product produced by the body. Humans are not very good at getting rid of uric acid, and in some people it builds up and causes a form of joint pain (usually ...Read more


2

2
I've had a high creatinine of 1.09, 1.11, 1.13.my bun /creatinine ratio is 10. Also I HAVE HIGH URIC ACID. WHAT DOES THIS ALL MEAN?

I've had a high creatinine of 1.09, 1.11, 1.13.my bun /creatinine ratio is 10. Also I HAVE HIGH URIC ACID. WHAT DOES THIS ALL MEAN?

Serum creatinine: Serum creatinine reflects balance between muscle mass and kidney excretion. Serum creatinine is an indicator of renal excretion efficiency. Creat excretion depends upon blood flow delivered per min, blood filtration, nephron number and patency, ureter drainage, and bladder void. Creat of 1-1.2 is high for your age and gender. Mild impairment in one or some of the above exists. High uric acid: same ...Read more

6

6
Can you take ultra mega green women'50 plus if you have gout or a high uric acid level.?

Can you take ultra mega green women'50 plus if you have gout or a high uric acid level.?

Yes.: Good nutritional support is critical, so talk with your doctor about increased uric acid levels and what foods to avoid or limit. You proably should be on either Allopurinol or uloric. The specific supplement you are taking is not harmful! ...Read more

7

7
I have a high uric acid problem. And vitamin d is low. My heals pain a lot?

I have a high uric acid problem. And vitamin d is low. My heals pain a lot?

See details: An elevated uric acid is not a problem unless you have a history of gout, kidney stone or a significant reduction in kidney function. Heel pain is unrelated to the uric acid or the vitamin d. ...Read more

8

8
What causes a high uric acid? Whether it can be cured?

What causes a high uric acid? Whether it can be cured?

No you need treat!: Elevated uric acid can lead to "gouty nephropathy, " over years. Hyperuricemia is also an independent risk factor heart disease. Even without gout, I believe evidence is sound that uric acid levels should be lowered to 6 mg/dl. By the way gout itself is the result of chronic elevated ua. ...Read more

9

9
My doctor told me that I have to take Febuxostat and Atorvastatin because I have a high uric acid and high LDL cholesterol. Is the medicine right?

Yes: Febuxostat in addition to diet is first line of treatment for reducing uric acid level in Gout. Statins and diet are first line of treatment for Hypercholesterolemia. Follow your doctors advice ...Read more

10

10
I have stomach aches (withouth diarhea but heavy aches), bottom ache, neck aches, and a little bit in the chest. I have also a high uric acid. With those sickness at the same time I want to know if it was a symtomp of sickness in whole?

I have stomach aches (withouth diarhea but heavy aches), bottom ache, neck aches, and a little bit in the chest. I have also a high uric acid. With those sickness at the same time I want to know if it was a symtomp of sickness in whole?

Here are some...: The allowed 400-letter space can not address your concern. However, it is possible to clarify your multiple health issues by closely following suggestions described in articles listed in How to Handle Sickness on http://formefirst. Com/onDealSickness. Html, Furthermore, knowing more on LIfe Reality can help as noted in articles in http://formefirst. Com/onLifeBasics. Html. More? Contact me for help... ...Read more

11

11
Discomfort under my kneecaps after high uric acid. What to do for this?

Discomfort under my kneecaps after high uric acid. What to do for this?

May not be gout: Need an evaluation. If an effusion (fluid in the joint space) is present tap it and look to see if gout drystals present. More likely you have typical knee pain. Perform quad sets for help. In bed tighten the quads and hold for 10 seconds, then relax for 10 seconds. Do this 20 times in am and pm. If typical knee pain it should get better in 2 weeks. Tylenol (acetaminophen) and Motrin are good pain reliever. ...Read more

12

12
Can high uric acid will permanently cured? If yes then what will be the process?

Can high uric acid will permanently cured? If yes then what will be the process?

Can be controlled: A high uric acid (HUA) level in the majority of people is due to genetic factors; in a smaller % of people it is due to kidney or metabolic disorders. Regardless of the cause for HUA it can be successfully treated but not "cured". There are several very effective meds that can lower the HUA over a 3-9 month interval. Once uric acid < 6.0 then HUA effects (gout/ kidney stones) will not occur. ...Read more

13

13
Discomfort under my kneecaps after high uric acid. Fastest cure for this?

Discomfort under my kneecaps after high uric acid. Fastest cure for this?

Might not be gout: Pain under both knees is unlikely gout. Usually gout is 1 joint. The affected joint is almost always red, hot, swollen and in fact frequently looks infected. The high uric acid may be unrelated, many people with high levels do not develop out. The only way to truly diagnose gout is to stick a needle in the joint, drain the fluid and look at it under a polarized light. Treatment depends on dx. ...Read more

14

14
Is ultra mega green women's of GNC applicable to drink with high uric acid?

Is ultra mega green women's of GNC applicable to drink with high uric acid?

Don't do that.: I don't take or recommend supplements of any kind unless there is a documented medical need. At the very least, you are requiring your liver and kidneys to process a substance that you already have plenty of, possibly overloading or impairing the function of those vital organs. In your case, kidney function is negatively influenced over time by gout, so I would not do anything to worsen that ...Read more

15

15
I have high level of cholesterol and uric acid, what should I do to lower it?

I have high level of cholesterol and uric acid, what should I do to lower it?

High Cholesterol: Need to talk to your family doctor about a diet plan (limiting sugars & sweeteners), life style changes, & possible medications, following thorough exam & workup. ...Read more

16

16
I am 18years old but my uric acid index ald high, what the reason and how could I do?

Rx person, not labs: If you do not have symptoms or signs of gout, and the value is only slightly high, and you're not drinking a lot of alcohol, and your kidney function tests are otherwise normal, i'd remember this but not try to alter a lab value. Should it persist, consider some modest dietary alterations that might lower your uric acid output ("low purine). If gout does develop, long-term rx usually works well. ...Read more

17

17
Hey I have high uric acid and I cant take allopurinl as iam lactating! Please suggest me what should I do?

Rheumatologist: Please discuss with your rheumatologist. There is not much data about alternatives to be absolutely safe while nursing. ...Read more

19

19
Can excessive food intake cause high uric acid?

Uric acid diet: Yes, certain kinds: avoid organ meats; fatty meats and alcohol will elevate uric acid. Avoid these. Also, drink at least 3 liters fluid per day - this may enhance uric acid excretion - and if you incline diet successfully to mostly whole grain, fruit, and veggies, and nuts, using white fish and egg white for protein, then uric acid levels will come down. ...Read more

21

21
My blood uric acid level is high at 10.1 mg, what to do?

High uric acid: Get checked for kidney problems. If taking a diuretic, discuss with doc to change. And avoid alcohol, animal fats, organ meats, anchovies, sardines, tuna, salmon, and shellfish. Limit other meats to 4 oz per day. Avoid high fructose corn syrup containing drinks and foods. Add egg whites, quinoa, soy as protein. Eat lots of citrus fruit and veggies. Drink 3 liters per day. Allopurinol rx helps. ...Read more

22

22
What are the causes for high levels of uric acid in blood?

What are the causes for high levels of uric acid in blood?

See details: Your body produces too much uric acid or your kidneys excrete too little. All causes are related to these 2 basic mechanisms. ...Read more

23

23
Is 7.0 mg/dl of uric acid in blood high for a male of 17 years?

Minimally: It is minimally elevated but it has no clinical implications. Leave it alone. ...Read more

24

24
I have high bad cholesterol and uric acid levels. How to cure it?

I have high bad cholesterol and uric acid levels. How to cure it?

Reduce carbs: The easiest way to reduce high cholesterol is by completely stopping high carb foods (grains, lentils, potato based items). Also avoid milk protein since it causes insulin resistance.
Low carb food items such as flesh foods, eggs, non starchy vegetables, avocados, saturated fat (butter, ghee, coconut oil), olive oil are very effective. For more, go to: https://kaushikmd. Com/2016/11/03/get-started ...Read more

26

26
My blood uric acid level is high at 10.1 mg. What can I do? Should I be worried?

Need to know why!: The high uric acid puts you at risk for gout. But you need to have your physician discover why the level is so high. It can be due to other medications you take, to an underlying medical condition and this is what your physician will look for. ...Read more

27

27
High uric acid (425 umol) and vitamine d (15 ng) can make chostochondritis heal too slow?

High uric acid (425 umol) and vitamine d (15 ng) can make chostochondritis heal too slow?

I don't believe: Your Uric acid or vitamin d has much to do with chostochondritis unless you had gout or a fracture. Having said that you would want those levels to be in normal range and should discuss with your doctor achieving those goals.....vit D should be between 30-100, ...Read more

28

28
I am 47 years old man my uric acid level is bit high, I am 20 kg over weight, what wour be my ixeal diet?

I am 47 years old man my uric acid level is bit high, I am 20 kg over weight, what wour be my ixeal diet?

Gout and diet advice: The higher your uric acid, the greater your risk of developing gout. Beer, hard liquor, and organ meats such as liver are particularly bad for gout. You can find low purine diets on line, but a slightly high uric acid level probably isn't a big deal, unless you have a strong family history of gout or kidney stones. ...Read more

29

29
I have a high bad cholestrol at 500 and low good cholesterol at 30 with high uric acid at 9.1. Iam from india?

You might be: Seems like you're asking if you're from india or not. Based on the information provided, I can't tell if you're from india or not. On a side note, your bad cholesterol is very high and your good cholesterol is very low. Your uric acid is high also. You should see a doctor for proper evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

30

30
To control high uric acid, I am taking 40mg febuxostat every night. Its over a month now. Is it safe to continue?

To control high uric acid, I am taking 40mg febuxostat every night. Its over a month now. Is it safe to continue?

Yes & you should!: Not only to prevent gout attacks, but also urate kidney stones and gouty nephropathy. Gout is a lifetime illness, and can be helped by dietary modifications, but this will only mildy help hyperuricemia, and rarely control it! ...Read more