Originally Posted by Angie
Does anyone know much about this? I've looked around on line but I'm not sure how serious it can be. My levels were around 9, which is low. Apparently it can mean....
A. Decrease in muscle mass
B. Severe liver disease
The doctor replying on the link StirBlue posted said this:
Many, many things can raise the creatinine level - including dehydration, medication, urinary obstruction, intrinsic kidney disease, hypertension, and diabetes to name but a few.
So there are lots of things that could be causing your problem. IMO, it would be best to discuss your situation with a health care professional who has had the opportunity to examine you, take your medical history and review your lab results.