Back (kidney) cramps/pain? - AnabolicMinds.com

Back (kidney) cramps/pain?

  1. New Member
    Hawk's Avatar
    Stats
    6'0"  189 lbs.
    Join Date
    Nov 2005
    Posts
    484
    Rep Power
    474

    Reputation

    Back (kidney) cramps/pain?


    Been lifting off and on for a few years now.

    Recently just started getting back into the gym (about 6-7 weeks ago)

    I've been taking some Creatine Mono at around 5grams per day, a multi vitamin(oneaday?) and thats it.

    My diet has only gotten better(compared to 7 weeks ago)

    Water intake has only increased (compared to 7 weeks ago) around 1 gallon/day.

    I am starting to put on some muscle mass, nothing durastic though.

    For the last couple of days I have been getting random cramps/pains in my left kidney area. Not really a sharp pain/but not dull either.

    I get up walk around, massage it a little and it goes away. Only happens a couple times a day, and normally around the the same time 1-4pm.

    I exercise at night (7-8pm)

    What do you think?

  2. New Member
    tubbednova's Avatar
    Stats
    5'11"  199 lbs.
    Join Date
    Dec 2010
    Posts
    481
    Rep Power
    517

    Reputation

    Like to know too i've been getting something like that too.Do you eat alot of protein?I thought mybe i was getting cause of my pro intake.Hope we find out its not a bad pain but its a pain!
  3. New Member
    bboyflash's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Posts
    204
    Rep Power
    22901

    Reputation

    Hard to say it could be a few things, certain exercises may provoke it, if you've been taking creating for more than 5 months creatine crystal can form, or it could be w.e. your eating...I'm not an expert but just keep reseRching but seeing your doctor will work best
    •   
       

  4. New Member
    OVERHAUL's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Posts
    24
    Rep Power
    62

    Reputation

    I've always felt high protein intake causes this.
  5. Senior Member
    bikeswimlive's Avatar
    Stats
    6'3"  220 lbs.
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Posts
    1,210
    Rep Power
    869

    Reputation

    Try increasing your water intake even further.
  6. Board Sponsor
    R1balla's Avatar
    Stats
    5'10"  0 lbs.
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Posts
    11,793
    Rep Power
    3874295

    Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation Reputation

    i get the same pain when i take creatine...
    Hardcore Supps for the Hardcore Trainer
    Use Discount Code AM20 To Save 20% At www.ironflexsupps.com


  7. New Member
    Hawk's Avatar
    Stats
    6'0"  189 lbs.
    Join Date
    Nov 2005
    Posts
    484
    Rep Power
    474

    Reputation

    Thanks for the replies fellas.
  8. New Member
    noakail's Avatar
    Stats
    5'7"  172 lbs.
    Join Date
    Oct 2009
    Posts
    8
    Rep Power
    64

    Reputation

    I've had this pain also. But I thought it was due to carrying my gear (Army) but it happened recently out of the blue. I guess no one really knows.
  9. New Member
    xxjoker122's Avatar
    Stats
    5'11"  200 lbs.
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Posts
    171
    Rep Power
    139

    Reputation

    Quote Originally Posted by Hawk View Post
    Been lifting off and on for a few years now.

    Recently just started getting back into the gym (about 6-7 weeks ago)

    I've been taking some Creatine Mono at around 5grams per day, a multi vitamin(oneaday?) and thats it.

    My diet has only gotten better(compared to 7 weeks ago)

    Water intake has only increased (compared to 7 weeks ago) around 1 gallon/day.

    I am starting to put on some muscle mass, nothing durastic though.

    For the last couple of days I have been getting random cramps/pains in my left kidney area. Not really a sharp pain/but not dull either.

    I get up walk around, massage it a little and it goes away. Only happens a couple times a day, and normally around the the same time 1-4pm.

    I exercise at night (7-8pm)

    What do you think?
    if you are doing deadlifts which i dont know if you are but if you are that is the reason you are getting the pain..im not a doctor but i had the same pain you had and found out it was from not using a belt and i was dead lifting close to 500
  10. New Member
    Hawk's Avatar
    Stats
    6'0"  189 lbs.
    Join Date
    Nov 2005
    Posts
    484
    Rep Power
    474

    Reputation

    ^
    Yah I do deads once a week.

    It hasn't happened for a while so I'm chalking it up to random growing pains i guess.

    If anyone is constantly/frequently getting pains in thier kidney area I advise to go see a doc.
  11. New Member
    swan1209's Avatar
    Stats
    5'10"  160 lbs.
    Join Date
    Sep 2008
    Posts
    250
    Rep Power
    202

    Reputation

    UTI is a possability?
  

  
 

Similar Forum Threads

  1. kidney pain or back pumps
    By james1 in forum Anabolics
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 09-04-2009, 12:45 PM
  2. Kidney Pain or Lower Back Pain?
    By MF210 in forum Post Cycle Therapy
    Replies: 14
    Last Post: 02-19-2009, 05:24 AM
  3. Lower back pain... muscular or kidney
    By noviceiron in forum Nutrition / Health
    Replies: 11
    Last Post: 09-29-2006, 01:11 AM
  4. kidney/back pain
    By corteztk1982 in forum General Chat
    Replies: 16
    Last Post: 12-30-2003, 08:05 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Log in