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High creatinine levels, leg swelling. Taking dolonex, revolol. History of high BP. Causes?

my husband is a hyper tension patient. he is taking revolol xl 25 mg and aztor 5 mg and febustat 40 mg for uric acid . recently he developed an abcess nad was prescribed some medicines which included dolonex. after a week, his legs were swollen badly. we did all the tests and found the creatinine levels to be in 3.8. what is the reason for this level. is it due to dolonex tablet. his scan and blood reports are normal.
Asked On : Thu, 22 Nov 2012
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Dolonex has piroxicam which can cause swelling because it can mess up the body's fluid control mechanism and maybe through an allergy as well. if his ultrasound of the kidneys is normal, you dont need to worry.
if the swelling persists, please see a cardiologist. We would need to rule out an issue with the heart as well
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