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Do you have diabetes or high blood pressure?
Are you on any kind of medications?
Any significant past medical history or family history?
What did your the ultrasound for the kidney show?
I take Levothroxine 112mg once a day
Bupropion xl 300 once a day
Simvastatin 40mg at night
one 81 ml baby aspirin
kidney ultrasound was normal
Father died at 42 of heart attack
2005 had emerg spleenectomy from accident
blood pressure borderline
Ideally you should seek a nephrologist opinion. This is just for the cautionary reason, as most of the nephrologist may like to give you a medicine called as ACE inhibitor. This preserves the kidney functions. The nephrologist would also like to further probe to look for any underlying issue by getting microscopic protein estimation in urine (24 hours collection). If nothing abnormal is found, just giving ACE inhibitors and annual eGFR estimation are done for follow up.
Please feel free for your follow up questions.
I would be happy to assist you further, if you need any more information.