Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
140 Doctors are Online

Dialysis and Renal transplantation - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
User rating for this question
Good Posted in: Kidney Conditions
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 37 Questions
User :   Does medication of Metolar AM 50 (Blood Pressure medicine with Metoprolol succinate & Amlodipine) increase serum creatinine level?
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   No
Doctor :   But I will help
Doctor :   how much ius the creatinine?
Doctor :   How much is the Cr
User :   I am suffering from Renal Disease. Serum Creatinine level is at 3.79 even after a lot of medication. High BP problem is also there for which I used to take Eslo-Tel 5mg twice daily
Doctor :   ok
User :   Now after advise from a doctor I stopped Eslo Tel as it has talmisartan which can increase cr. and so I started Metolar AM 50 but still in last one month cr level has increased from 2.99 to 3.79
Doctor :   Here I give u few facs
Doctor :   facts
Doctor :   1. Telmesertan is contraindicated in renal failure
Doctor :   but many give the medicine in small doses
Doctor :   It has protective effect on renal failure
User :   Ok sir please go ahead. I used to take Tab. Rocaltrol & Tab Livogen on advise of Nephrologist
Doctor :   2. High BP uncrolled can elevate BP
User :   Which BP medicine should I take then? Metolar AM50 or Eslo Tel
Doctor :   You are in follow up with Nephrologist
Doctor :   Please conitinue the same
Doctor :   Metolar AM50 is ok
User :   No as they seem to take me to dialysis and transplant path which obviously I do not want
Doctor :   but what is reading on this regimen
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   what is next Q?
User :   So I am taking advise of Homeopathic medicine? Do you advise on the same also?
Doctor :   I am not familir with that'
Doctor :   I do not recommend
User :   Ok then what is your advice then Dear Sir?
Doctor :   kidney is a vital part. Creatinine levels are going high. control blood pressure below 130/80
Doctor :   Dialysis , Renal transplantation are next good options
User :   Yes with medication of Metolar AM 50 (one tab in morning and half in evening) + Minipress 2.5 mg (One tablet in afternoon) the BP is in 140/90 range
Doctor :   Rocaltrol is calcium VIt D
User :   I thank you Sir/s for your advice. Have a nice day.
Doctor :   You can take minipresss 2.5 two times a day
Doctor :   follow up with ur BP
User :   Right Doctor
Doctor :   Thank you for consulting
Doctor :   Bye
Question is related to
Medical Procedures
Medical Topics
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor