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... ER Doctor said Lexapro can cause elevated CPK levels, but I cannot find any correlation online. ... (0 replies)
... g cramps! It wasn't until a several months ago that I thought about a possible link to the statins. So I talked to my family doc about that ... and he tested for CPK and sure enough they were elevated! No surprise there! ... (2 replies)
Elevated CPK Level
Feb 27, 2013
... ide the truth. As much as we want to hear we are ok, we know when we aren't, and having an explanation is better than having problems glossed over and keeping us in suspense, thinking we are just nuts or something. ... (20 replies)

... I have muscular dystrophy. My CPK is always around 500. But...I can hardly walk or get out of a chair. I definitely have a muscle disease. ... (2 replies)
Elevated cpk
Oct 26, 2009
... Daughter had a 500 cpk level when she had blood tested. Dr doesn't seem too concerned. Last week she did have some weakness in her legs and arms, loose stool and thought maybe it was the flu. No other symptoms. Her arms and legs started feeling much better Sat., 4 days later. ... (7 replies)
Elevated CPK Level
Feb 27, 2013
... Blessed... with your heart rate being so high, has your thyroid hormone level been checked? Autoimmune thyroiditis (Hashimoto's) can occur along with other AI disorders and sometimes causes hyperthyroidism, which can certainly cause high heart rate and shortness of breath. If you haven't had those checked, it is a simple blood test of TSH, free T3 and free T4, with results in... (20 replies)
Elevated CPK Level
Feb 25, 2013
... The ALT and AST enzymes can come from muscle OR liver tissue. So the lab can "fractionate" the enzymes, meaning separate them into liver vs. muscle to be clear on where the elevation is originating. A GGT is more liver specific, as is bilirubin elevation. If there is truly something going on in the liver, it would make sense to consider autoimmune hepatitis, for which an... (20 replies)
... t even fold the laundry. I cannot do anything except sit down and lie down,very very tired. I started getting the symptoms in January 04 and I was going downhill every day. I was so scared. ... (11 replies)
... I too went through this cpk was in the 7000s liver enzymes were at 150 and my cardiac enzymes triponin? ... (7 replies)
... It is so discouraging to have pain and weakness and no answers. I bet you know in your heart you know what you have. It just has to be proven. ... (12 replies)
... was diagnosed with Polymyositis March of 2004 but I noticed the symptoms on January of same year. I had a hard time lifting my arms and difficulty walking. I was in ER with 21,000 CPK. I thought I had a stroke the doctor did not find anything wrong with my blood work except my CPK was grossly elevated. ... (3 replies)
... Myositis can be part of autoimmune disorders such as lupus, mixed connective tissue disease, dermatomyositis, polymyositis and others. I would be sure your blood work has included a recent sedimentation rate, CRP, ANA, CPK, Rheumatoid factor, and thyroid studies, as well as urinalysis, liver and kidney function tests. ... (3 replies)
... If your doctor does not know what IVIG is it's time for change. I was diagnosed with Polymyositis in 2004. After 3 months of Prednisone and Imuran treatment my autoimmune doctor was concerned that CPK is still elevated. ... (12 replies)
... below. We aren't getting anywhere with our Dr. We are in the KC Mo and KS area. Any assistance would be great. ... (0 replies)
... and I got a call today saying that the test were elevated and am having more test in a couple weeks. So now I am wondering if I have polymyocitis rather than scleroderma, or possible both! ... (11 replies)


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