Ketosteril is a medicine which is used to treat High Creatinine in urine or blood. The generic name of Ketosteril is methionine, is a type of Essential Amino Acids helping to lower the high creatinine level in body. Ketosteril is produced (manufactured) by Fresenius Kabi. Each pack of Ketosteril contains 100 tablets (600 mg essential amino acid for each tablet)
Ketosteril generally known as Compound a-Ketoacid Tablets and it is used for preventing and treating renal damages due to protein metabolism disorder in chronic kidney disease (CKD) and the effects are better with low-protein diets. It is usually applied to those that have glomerular filtration rate (GFR) less than 25ml/min and the standard of low-protein diet is 40g/day or less for adults.
There are many treatments for Chronic Kidney Failure and in recent years both eastern and western scholars advocate the use of ketosteril to treat chronic kidney disease and help lower creatinine level. Metabolic disorders of protein, amino acid are very common among renal failure patients and they are in a state of negative nitrogen balance. Ketosteril can supply amino acid and reduce the producing of urea and help lower the level of creatinine and urea nitrogen and at the same time improve the nutritional status.
Ketosteril is generally known as compound a-Ketoacid Tablets and it has certain effects on reducing high creatinine level. Along with low-protein diets, it can be used to prevent and treat protein metabolic disorder due to renal dysfunction. It usually will be prescribed for kidney patients that have GFR lower than 25ml/min. Low protein diet is 40g/d or less per day for adults.