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

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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

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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


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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

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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

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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

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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

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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