Creatinine level is an important indicator to reflect renal function. For kidney disease patients, they are prone to suffer from high creatinine level. Well then, what does kidney creatinine 5.3 mean?
What is the creatinine?
Creatinine is a breakdown product of creatine phosphate in muscle, and is usually produced at a fairly constant rate by the body (depending on muscle mass). In addition, a part of creatinine comes from the metabolic products of meat we eat.
How does creatinine 5.3 occur?
In normal condition, kidney is responsible to discharge the extra creatinine from the body. However, for people with kidney disease, due to kidneys are injured for some reasons and they will lose this ability. When the creatinine level accumulate in the blood, high creatinine 5.3 will occur.
What does kidney creatinine 5.3 mean?
As the mentioned above, we know that kidneys are in charge of removing extra creatinine from the blood and it is an index to indicate how well your kidneys are functioning. If you are experiencing high creatinine level, it means there is severe damage on your kidneys. Why? Because our kidneys have strong compensatory ability. Generally, high creatinine level is not easy to occur unless more than a half of renal function has been lost. Therefore, creatinine 5.3 means severe kidney damage. If left untreated, patients will suffer from the further kidney damage. In severe condition, illness condition will progress into Kidney Failure and dialysis may be needed.
How to lower kidney creatinine 5.3 effectively?
In most western countries, dialysis may be your first option to lower high creatinine level, while, in China, we prefer recommending natural ways Traditional Chinese Medicine for you. This therapy not only refers to signal Chinese herbal medicine, but also include systemic and external application of Chinese medicine, like Medicated Bath, Acupuncture, Hot Compress Therapy, Enema Therapy and so on. All of them can repair kidney damage and protect renal function. Naturally, high creatinine level will be reduced.
If you manage to get rid of creatinine 5.3, you might as well try our TCM. Wanna more details, please contact our doctors online or leave a message below. And we will try our best to help you. Anyway, we sincerely hope you can recover as soon as possible.
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