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My BUN RATIO is 28. What caused this to be gh? I read that I

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My BUN RATIO is 28. What caused this to be high? I read that I can drink more water to lower it. Is this the solution??
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Urology
Expert:  Dr. Y. replied 10 months ago.

It all depends on the underlying creatinine and BUN numbers. A Ratio of 20 typically indicates dehydration. Drinking plenty of water in that repeating the blood test would be the first step. You need to discuss this with your doctor. Hope this helps and let me know if you have questions.