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I am 54 years old and suffering from chronic kidney disease,i am not on dialysis and i feel very weak

Hi Doc, Iam 54 and a half year old man, my height is 5 feet 7 inches and my weight is 75 kgs ,Iam suffering from chronic kidney disease .My left kidney gfr is 18 ml/min and my right kidney gfr is 7 ml/min.Dr Amit Gupta (nepprologist) of PGI lucknow is looking after my case.The relative kidney function left kidney-68% and right kidney -32 % and the impression of the report is -Bilateral small contrated kidneys (right smaller than left)with impaired function and multiple renal scars. my Blood pressure till moring was high-119/low-79.I feel very weak and dizzy all the time .I have turned into insomniac, as i cannot sleep at night. My medicines are-Aplazar,cobadex-z, stamlo,Pentawok 40 mg and ecostrin. my doctor has asked me to visit him in september again.My critinine value is 2.50 and I am not on dialysis .Tell me what are my chances to be lead healthy life and when can i get kidney transplantation done and what can it cost minimum.I am very anxious and worried, help me.Thank you
Asked On : Tue, 19 Jul 2011
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Thanks for query,
Reduce your weight,
take less protein in diet,
Take less fat and carbohydrate,less salt.
Keep bp under control,If you are diabetic,keep tight control of diabetic.
Go for lipid profile and blood urea.
if you full fill these you will have no problem.
ok and bye.
Answered: Tue, 19 Jul 2011
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