Increased Uric Acid

An increase in the levels of uric acid is known as hyperuricemia. Uric acid is a waste product produced by the digested foods containing purines. The accumulation of excess uric acid results in gout, an increased accumulation of urate crystals in the body is seen. The urine and blood become more acidic. Hypothyroidism, kidney diseases, and diabetes are some diseases that cause high uric acid levels in the body.

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Are my reports all right after bariatric surgery?

Query: Hi doctor, I am a 25 year old male. I had gastric sleeve surgery around 1.5 years ago. I have lost around 55 kg till now and now, my weight is 68 kg. I have not followed the dietary recommendations and vitamin and calcium supplements prescribed by the doctor for quite a long time. Now, I am in poor...  Read Full »


Dr. Bharat Patodiya

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. My first step is to congratulate you for a definite action towards your health as the bariatric surgery. Also, you have achieved a great weight reduction with it which needs appreciation too. I understand that you have not been following the diet and just accept the fa...  Read Full »

My serum uric acid levels are high. Can I take Neurobion Forte? Will it increase my serum uric acid levels?

Query: Hi doctor, I have been experiencing the following symptoms for the past 15 days. Feet pain, occasional finger bone pain, radiating bone pain, occasional cold feet, occasional abdominal cramping, or a feeling of pressure in the abdomen. I had ureteroscopy for my right proximal ureter stone removal a ...  Read Full »


Dr. Arpit Varshney

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I have read your concern in detail and will surely help you out. I have seen all the reports you have attached (attachments removed to protect the patient's identity). I will answer your queries step by step. 1. Can I take Neurobion forte (daily one at night)? And...  Read Full »

Are joint and knee pain symptoms of gout?

Query: Hi doctor, Over the last few weeks, my wife is suffering from joint pain in foot and right knee. When I search for this problem online, I found it as a symptom of gout. Can you please explain me about gout?  Read Full »


Dr. Akshay Kumar Saxena

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com.I have gone through your query and also looked at the pictures (attachment removed to protect patient identity). Initially, I would like to throw some information about gout. It is a condition of altered purine metabolism in the body in which crystals of monosodium urate...  Read Full »

I have muscle contraction and pain in right leg. Kindly help

Query: Hi doctor, I have been feeling some muscle contraction and pain in my right leg (knee to foot portion) for more than a month. I used to do yoga before this issue, but now I have stopped yoga, and I do a morning walk for 45 minutes. When I am in a resting position like sitting or sleeping, I do not h...  Read Full »


Dr. Basuki Nath Bhagat

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Thanks for writing in, and I understand your concern. The pain in the leg, mainly in calf muscles, can be due to the undue stretching of muscle while practicing yoga exercises. It could be a muscle strain. Consistent pain below the right great toe can be due to uric ...  Read Full »

Are my kidneys damaged if I have high uric acid and albumin levels?

Query: Hello doctor, I am a 44-year-old male with a BMI of 26. During a recent health checkup of blood and urine, the following readings were observed. I have mentioned only the ones who have the higher readings. Protein 1+ detected in dipstick, serum uric acid at 9.2 mg/dL, MPV at 12.5 fL, FBS at 112 mg/...  Read Full »


Dr. Shahil Khant

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I have seen all your reports (attachment removed to protect patient identity). The main problem is with the serum lipid profile which is HDL (high-density lipoprotein), LDH (lactate dehydrogenase), cholesterol, serum uric acid, urine albumin-creatinine ratio which...  Read Full »

My mother who is diabetic and hypertensive has increased levels of WBC and uric acid. Why?

Query: Hello, My mother is diabetic and hypertensive. We got a routine test done for her. Please examine the reports. Right now, she has no complaints. However, I just noticed her WBC and uric acid are slightly high. Please suggest if all is fine. Her current medications include tablet Glycomet Gp 3/850 t...  Read Full »


Dr. Sugreev Singh

Answer: Hi,Welcome to icliniq.com.Thank you for writing, and I understand your concern.You have mistakenly uploaded the payment slip, not the blood reports. So, I request you to please check and attach the reports.As you mentioned, her WBC (white blood cells) is increased, so it can be due to some current i...  Read Full »

How are elevated homocysteine and uric acid levels treated?

Query: Hi doctor, My homocysteine level is 65 mcmol/L. Vitamin D and SGPT values are 7.72 ng/mL and 70 units respectively. I also have higher uric acid levels. I have attached my reports. Please suggest further treatment plan.  Read Full »


Dr. Dholariya Sagar Jayantilal

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I have seen your reports (attachment removed to protect patient's identity). You have low vitamin B12, low vitamin D and slightly high uric acid levels. A high value of homocysteine could be due to the low level of vitamin D. The possible cause can be nutrition related. ...  Read Full »

My mother is having high uric acid and has been prescribed Zyloric 100 mg tablet. Is it safe to use with other medications as well?

Query: Hello doctor, Please see my mother's report. She is having high uric acid. She had been prescribed with Zyloric 100 mg tablet once at night for 3 months. Currently she is taking the following medicines Glycomet GP 3/850 tablet one in the morning and one at night, Voglibose 0.3 tablet one in the morn...  Read Full »


Dr. Anshul Varshney

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. We are here to help you. Yes, Zyloric tablet is good for uric acid control. However these days there are new drugs which are being used for this purpose like Febuxostat. Make her drink plenty of water and fluids. Get her a repeat uric acid test done after 3 month...  Read Full »

Why is my husband's uric acid, RBC and liver parameters out of range?

Query: Hello doctor, Please see my husband's reports. Currently, he is not on any medication. He has started taking Orofer XT tablet and Men's Drive capsule. Please advise if he needs to take any medicine for high uric acid. Also, why are his RBC and liver parameters out of range? My mother is taking Zylor...  Read Full »


Dr. Muhammad Majid Hanif

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I warmly welcome you on my virtual clinic and assure you not to worry as all the things may get settled with proper care and follow-up. I feel sorry for the health issues your husband has. They are manageable. First of all we have to take care of the issues like th...  Read Full »

What can cause elevation in my testosterone level and lymphocyte percentage?

Query: Hi doctor, I have been taking uric acid medications for a long time now. Recently, I got my blood tests done. Please check my attached laboratory report and let me know of any issues or concerns. I had stopped taking the medications ten days before going for the test. Thanks.   Read Full »


Dr. Rajesh Jain

Answer: Hi,Welcome to icliniq.com.As per your report (attachments removed to protect the patient's identity), your uric acid levels are slightly raised.Testosterone level and lymphocytes percentage are also slightly raised.Are you taking any medicine now?Are you doing exercises regularly?Do you have any hea...  Read Full »

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