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Uric acid level 5.8 and creatinine level 1.3 on high protein diet with 2 scoops of whey protein... is it test high shall I stop the diet?

See below. All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that. Having said that, your results are not abnormal and you can continue taking the supplement. Read more...

Will USANA's Nutrimeal will increase my Uric Acid Level because it has 15 grams of soy, whey, and other proteins. Is it okay to drink it? Thank you :)

Not in small amounts. High protein intake, defined as more the 1-1.3 gm/kg body weight will begin to increase the uric acid which is a breakdown product of protein. Increase uric acid will be a risk factor for gout. So estimate your protein intake from food and supplements and use supplements only to keep intake in normal range, not higher than 1.3 gm/kg body weight. Read more...

Husband has 3.0 creatinine level (ref range is 2.5 and under) with 24 hour urine test. Protein, uric acid in urine normal. Kidney us found small hyperechoic foci in kidneys and 1 cyst in left kidney?

24 hour urine tests. You are not presenting the correct information about your husband's tests. A 24 hour urine collection is expressed in ml/min, which you did not give. In the us, the upper limit of normal for a creatinine level is usually. Read more...
Severe disease. Your husband has severe chronic renal failure and needs to be under the care of a nephrologist. Read more...