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Polycystic kidney disease (PKD) is a group of disorders that result from the formation and progressive enlargement of cysts in the kidneys without dysplasia, usually leading to renal failure.

Information on How to Lower Creatinine Levels

2014-09-16 08:55

Information on How to Lower Creatinine LevelsCreatinine is always the first concern of people with Chronic Kidney Disease, because it is a direct indicator of their kidney function. If the serum creatinine level is above the normal range, it requires some treatments to lower the elevated level. You can get some information on how to lower creatinine levels in this article. However, it is for the general persons, and if you want specific suggestions, you are welcomed to email to or leave a message below.

► Drinking lots of water if possible

If you are not experiencing swelling, you can drink lots of water to increase urine output. This is to help the kidneys discharge excessive creatinine with urine.

► Take fresh fruits and vegetables

Some suggested foods: Lettuce, cabbage, cucumber, cauliflower, radish, celery, sprouts, bitter gourd.

Suggested spicies: Cinnamon, garlic, ginger, pepper, coriander.

Recommended fruits: Cranberry, blackberry, blueberry, strawberry, kiwi, pomegranate, red grapes, watermelon.

If your potassium and phosphorous level is abnormal, you should consult your doctor before you take these foods.

► Control your blood pressure and blood sugar level

Hypertension and high blood sugar level can damage the kidneys, so you need to monitor the two levels. Taking care under your doctor’s guidance.

► Avoid high quantity protein foods

You must keep yourself away from red meat, pork, bean products, fish, diary products, because they are rich in protein. Taking too many of this kind of food will increase the generation of creatinine and cause further kidney damage.

► Reduce your sodium intake

Foods that contain high level of sodium will cause water retention, leading to swelling and high blood pressure.

Not allowed salty foods: Pickles, processed foods, canned foods, dried vegetables, nuts, snacks.

► Keep a healthy life habit

Taking regular moderate exercise, ensuring enough rest to avoid tiredness, giving up smoking and alcohol can all help you control your creatinine level.

► Timely and effective treatment

Diet and exercise is indeed helpful but their effects on lowering high creatinine is subtle. You should take timely and effective treatment to improve the kidney function. That is the key!

Chinese herbal tea, Acupuncture, Foot Bath, Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy, etc are all natural and effective treatments to decrease the elevated creatinine level. If you want to know more, contact us now. The online consultation service if free of charge!

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