This test evaluates kidney function and clearance of creatinine from body. It is essential in end-stage kidney disease to assess function and adjust medication dosage.
Exercise may cause increased creatinine clearance.
Assessing renal function, monitoring dialysis, adjusting dosage of medication affecting kidneys like methotrexate.
Avoid cephalosporins. Drink water before the clearance is begun, and continue good hydration throughout the clearance. If possible, drugs should be stopped beforehand.
Estimated Turn Around For Results:
2-10 Business Days
For an exact turnaround time for results, please contact us at Personalabs and we will contact the lab on your behalf as turnaround times vary depending on testing location or lab testing provider.