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Does angiotensin receptor blockers protect or harm the kidneys and can used for my father with hypertension and blood creatinine level of 1.7 mg/dl. ?

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Dr. Joel Gorfinkel
Cardiology - Cardiac Electrophysiology

In brief: ARBs can be used

Safely in patients with renal disease, as they have many beneficial effects even tho they may increase the Creat a but more.
With creatine of 1.7 ur dad should be followed regularly by his doc. Good luck.

In brief: ARBs can be used

Safely in patients with renal disease, as they have many beneficial effects even tho they may increase the Creat a but more.
With creatine of 1.7 ur dad should be followed regularly by his doc. Good luck.
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