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Creatinine Blood Tests Topic Guide

Creatinine Blood Tests Creatinine Blood Tests: Creatinine is a waste product in your blood, that comes from normal muscle wear and tear. The kidneys are responsible for removal of creatinine from the blood, so if your kidney function declines, blood creatinine levels rise. Discover what normal creatinine levels are, what it means to have high or low creatinine, what a BUN blood test is, and how to stay within normal creatinine range.

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Creatinine Blood Tests Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

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methylcobalamin (vitamin B12) Methylcobalamin (vitamin B12)

Methylcobalamin is a form of vitamin B12. Vitamin B12 is important for the brain and nerves, and for the production of red blood cells...learn more »

calcium and vitamin D combination Calcium And Vitamin D Combination

Calcium is a mineral that is necessary for many functions of the body, especially bone formation and maintenance. Vitamin D helps the body absorb calcium./...learn more »

thiamine (vitamin B1) Thiamine (vitamin B1)

Thiamine is vitamin B1. Thiamine is found in foods such as cereals, whole grains, meat, nuts, beans, and peas. Thiamine is important in the breakdown of ca...learn more »

pyridoxine (vitamin B6) Pyridoxine (vitamin B6)

Pyridoxine is vitamin B6. Vitamins occur naturally in foods such as meat, poultry, nuts, whole grains, bananas, and avocados. Vitamin B6 is important for m...learn more »

riboflavin (vitamin B2) Riboflavin (vitamin B2)

Riboflavin is vitamin B2. Vitamins are naturally occurring substances necessary for many processes in the body. Riboflavin is important in the maintenance o...learn more »