May 16, 2013
Dear sir,I am treating chronic hepatitis b using entricitabine/tenofovir..and my urea and creatinine levels have increased so high and the sodium level is very high above normal I am so scared right now ...please what will I do
| Response from Dr. Young
Hi and thanks for posting.
It's concerning that your kidney function tests have gotten worse- particularly so, since tenofovir can cause kidney injury.
The first things that need to be done are to confirm the results as well as checking the urine for protein loss.
There are alternative treatments, so not all is lost here.
Good luck, BY
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