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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)
... How above normal is your CPK? ... (2 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
Dec 13, 2009
... I have been having transient episodes of 3 days to 2 weeks at a time of intense weakness of my arms and legs and feeling of complete exhaustion. My cpk levels were checked and were elevated. Rechecked in 2 months back to normal, rechecked again in 2 months and elevated. Right now we are just testing. ... (7 replies)
Elevated cpk
Nov 27, 2009
... I hope her cpk has gone back to normal. ... (7 replies)
Elevated CPK Level
Feb 28, 2013
... and fast heart rate. All lab values fluctuate, so they will be different each time. Sometimes the baseline is just above normal, so the results fluctuate between normal and elevated. This is not unusual so don't let it bother you. Have you had pulmonary function tests done by the pulmonolgist? ... (20 replies)
Elevated CPK Level
Feb 28, 2013
... I have had all the PFTs and thats what they told us were normal, nothing to worry about. They did decide I have sleep apnea and in fact, I thought all along it was my husband's snoring that kept me awake, when my interruptions were more severe than his. Who knew. (20 replies)
Elevated CPK Level
Feb 26, 2013
... That must be why my doc was more concerned with how high the AST was compared to the ALT. I have been having the hepatic function tests every 2 weeks but now that the Imuran is stopped - it is going back to normal. I go tomorrow to see the Rhuemy and the liver specialist. I'm ready to stop the meds totally. I hate how they make me feel. I can say that because my muscles and... (20 replies)
Elevated CPK Level
Sep 20, 2012
... Yes, you can get muscle weakness with myositis, and the CK level can be correlated. My myositis seems intermitten, and I can always tell when my CK is up. Mine gets to about the same level as yours, then drops to normal. The AST and ALT can come from muscle as well as liver, so that fits. Do you know what kind of myositis you have? I hope it levels off or drops so it doesn't... (20 replies)
Elevated cpk
Nov 6, 2009
... I'm pretty sure there must be some viruses that can cause muscle damage (I got some hits in google searching on creatine kinase and virus). One high CK reading and temporary flu-like symptoms for a week is probably meaningless. Getting the re-test is the right thing to do. It is important to do. But if the the other symptoms are gone, and the CK returns to normal, she... (7 replies)
Elevated cpk
Nov 5, 2009
... She is back to normal or she says now? ... (7 replies)
... an, EMG, and Biopsy. After eliminating other types of autoimmune disease, he told me that I have Polymyositis based on my symptoms and test results of Biopsy and elevated CPK but Polymyositis can be treated. He also sent me to another autoimmune specialist at University of Wisconsin in Madison for a second opinion. ... (11 replies)
Cpk high
Oct 17, 2009
... had for 8 years now. It is an immune disorder, and occurs when your immune system attacks your muscles, turning it into a muscle disease. When first diagnosed my CPK was over 5000 !! ... (3 replies)
... lets see I can not climb stairs at all, or curbs, I have a hard time getting out of chairs, or off the floor. I could not believe it. But again it was because my cpk was not c oming back postive. Had emg also done which showed some abnomalitis. But still not enough. ... (12 replies)
... I have been having the same symptoms. Weakness in my legs and arms, sob, elevated CPK's, adb bloating, my thyroid TSH level was through the roof. Actually 160 . The symptoms are the same as myositis but are caused by low thyroid levels. ... (5 replies)
... Hi, It's been about 4 months or so since i was diagnosed with DM. I did have the severe muscle weakness in my arms along with the rash. I thought the muscle weakness was an injury, but turns out it was the DM. At the same time the Dermotologist did a skin biopsy, my Internal Med. Dr did some lab work. It came back with a elevated CPK level (not bad but above... (18 replies)
... 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. The ED doctor told me to stop taking Lipitor, muscle weakness is one of the side effects but this did not help. ... (3 replies)
... lmyositis because all the symptoms of the otheres overlap. My legs were so bad, could not climb up stairs, curbs, my thighs really hurt and are so heavy.But my cpk was always normal, my ANA is high but the cpk was ok. ... (12 replies)
... and a CPK of 5000. He immediately referred me to a Rheumatologist who retested and had me do an MRI. ... (12 replies)


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