Creatinine is the product of muscle metabolism and is discharged by kidneys are a kind of waste. What does a creatinine level of 236 mean for a female?
Should I be concerned about creatinine 236?
Normal range of creatinine in the blood is 44-97 umol/L for female and 53-106 umol/L for male. High creatinine level always indicates kidney malfunction.
Based on the creatinine level, person’s age and gender, we can calculate the glomerular filtration rate (GFR) level, which is an accurate indicator of kidney function.
In general, people with creatinine 236 are at Stage 4 Chronic Kidney Disease. There are five stages of Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) and CKD Stage 4 means the kidneys are severely damaged.
Therefore, you should be concerned about creatinine 236 and need immediate treatments.
How to lower creatinine 236?
● Change your diet
The goal of maintain a kidney-friendly diet is to protect remaining kidney function. The requirements include fewer sodium, controlled protein, lowered potassium and phosphorous. In case of swelling and high blood pressure.
Since high creatinine is the result of damaged renal function, I recommend you to take traditional Chinese herbs to improve renal function. The main effect of these herbal medicines is to increase blood circulation by purifying the blood. Therefore, kidneys can get enough blood and volume to function normally. Then, creatinine 236 can be lowered naturally.
You can send your test report to us at email@example.com. We can help you analyze it and give you some suggestions. Since medicines are chosen based on patient’s own illness condition, it is better for you to give us detailed information about your condition. Take care!