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Suffering from kidney disease. Have inflammation and pain in arms and feet. Suggest some treatment, precautions and proper diet

hey my name is prem kumari.i m 54 years old,weight 75 kgs,height 5 3 .my esr level is 40.i m suffering from some kidney disease.i have inflammation and pain in arms and feet .please recommend proper treatment,precautions and proper diet.i m also suffering from increased uric acid levels.please tell measures for uric acid problem also......
Asked On : Sun, 17 Jun 2012
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Dear Mrs. Prem Kumari, welcome to HCM. It is important that you tell us the level of your kidney function now (eGFR) or your creatinine before any nephrologist can suggest a safe drug for your problem and the diet as well. For reducing uric acid - avoid meat products, Carbonated drinks, alcohol, etc.If your uric acid level is too hit you may need to start medication (Febuxostat 40mg once a day long term with monitoring of your kidney function and uric acid level by a local doctor) to reduce it before you start having gouty complications. Hope this helps. Best wishes. RB
Answered: Mon, 21 Oct 2013
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