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How To Control High Triglyceride And Uric Acid Levels
My uric acid test gave a result of 0.75 which I believe is high & my triglycerides were 2.9 with chol/hdl ratio at 4.6. Is it cause for concern? Thks
Slightly high all.: Usually uric acid is measured in mg/dl. Normal values range between 3.5 and 7.2 mg/dl. If pt has hx of gout or elevated uric acid in the past 7.5. Mg/ dl is not too much. Sometime leves go up with diuretics. The ideal ratio for the body should be 3.5:1 or below. Normal triglycerides is <150 mg/dl http://ldlhdlcholesterollevels. Org/the-perfect-cholesterol-ratio-for-an-individual. ...Read more
Are crucially important, energy-dense, poorly-water-soluble molecules made of 3 fat molecules attached to a glycerol backbone. They are made by all animals, including humans http://goo. Gl/H7mItd, mostly in the liver, as a way of storing energy & transported within fat carrying proteins (lipoproteins). Production & storage ↑es on sugar/carbohydrate LFHC foods driving ↑ LDL-P & ...Read more
My father is nearly 50. He has got high BP. He got his blood report today which shows high triglycerides (382mg/dl)and high uric acid (7.5mg/dl). Help?
I have low vitamin d, low alkaline phosphatase, high uric acid and high triglycerides. Is there something that links all of these together?
There is some: Relationship between low vitamin D and alkaline phosphatase as both influence bone metabolism. But typically dysfunctional bone turnover raises alkaline phosphatase; a low value suggests some impairment of the gall bladder/bile duct/liver system. High uric acid is often genetic, but can be dietary: seafood (scallops/sardines), liver, red meat. Beer/sugary drinks raise uric acid and triglycerides! ...Read more
Diet and exercise.: While medicine might be needed for these, your first, best step is a healthy diet and good, porposeful exercise to get your body moving and to clear these up. Triglycerides are high due mainly to a diet high in fatty foods, like cheese and pastry, while uric acid can be high from protein intake and less hydration or genetically. If diet and exercise don't work, then see your dr. For meds. ...Read more
Dash diet and others:
Diets that are helpful for pre-diabetes or "metabolic syndrome" are good for gout sufferers, who are indeed at increased risk for diabetes and cardiovascular problems. The dash diet is a good one. You can find plenty of info online about it. Check out this website for good dietary advice.
http://www. Eatright. Org/. ...Read more
40yr old Fem Sed Rate Rising (Cont 1) Triglycerides 381; Uric Acid 7.3; D-Dimer 0.72; C4 42; CRP 0.90; ALT (SGPT) 40. What do all these results mean?
Inflammation: Sed rate & CRP are markers of inflammation. Elevated Trigs w/ slightly elevated ALT may indicate Fatty liver, D-dimer is a marker of clotting disorders, elevated uric acid may cause concern for gout, would highly recommend discussion w/ Dr who ordered the labs - May have been thinking of lupus or such related inflammatory disorders. ...Read more
Male, LDL cholestrol 180, Triglyerides 113, HDL 34, Uric acid is 6. Vegeterion. No smoking., Sugar, BP & weight is normal. Is needs any medicine now.
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
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
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
To control high uric acid, I am taking 40mg febuxostat every night. Its over a month now. Is it safe to continue?
Is uric acid level of 469.08 umol/l is too high? Some laboratory says normal value from 89-417 umol/l, some says 208-506 umol/l. I'm 32 yrs old male.
Is medicine for gout the same medicine used to help reduce your uric acid levels? I've had gout attacks before and feel that the onset of gout a lot quicker nowadays due to what a think is a high baseline level of uric acid in my system. Is this allevaite
It depends: Medications to reduce the uric acid level (allopurinol, febuxostat) are an important part of gout treatment to prevent future flares because uric acid is the cause of gout. However, they do not reduce the inflammation of active flares. To do that your doctor will prescribe an antiinflammatory such as colchicine, prednisone, or an nsaid. ...Read more