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Posted 11 Nov 2017 by • 2 answers
I am in a nursing home in Ohio. I have been on dialysis eight years and in end stage renal failure. Both my kidneys were removed 4 years ago. I also have renal osteoarthritis severe in both knees. I also have neuropathy in both my legs. I am in a wheelchair because of the severity of it and am ...
Glipizide/Metformin - my wife took metformin for many years and was never warned about the effect on
Posted 14 Jun 2017 by • 1 answer
... the kidneys until they started to shut down, resulting in her needing dialysis. She recently passed away. Is there any lawsuit against metformin? Once the report of declining kidney function came to our doctor we stopped metformin and put her on insulin but the damage was already done and the ...
Posted 15 Apr 2015 by • 1 answer
I am unable to afford Sensipar, and wondered if there were substitutes. I am a dialysis patient.
Posted 27 Oct 2017 by • 0 answers
I'm a kidney failure and on dialysis for eight years, this last three years I'm not able to walk because my bones are weak, my parathyroid hormone are very high almost 1200 but my Phosphorus and calcium levels are normal what can I do I still don't have any solution for my legs I ...
Posted 14 Sep 2017 by • 1 answer
Posted 3 Jul 2017 by • 1 answer
After dialysis on Friday I started to have burning sensation in my upper stomach. I have tried milk, Maalox to sooth it. I get relief for a very short time. Any suggestions on what I should try?
Posted 1 Apr 2014 by • 1 answer
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Posted 20 May 2017 by • 0 answers
... people with peritonial dialysis for perdiatric patient and what is the minimum and the maximum through level to atteind? 2-what dose is given to pediatric patient with hemodialysis and what is the minimum and the maximun through level to atteind ? thank you very much
Posted 5 May 2017 by • 0 answers
Is Fosreno, generally covered by insurance ir covered fo dialysis patients?
Posted 8 Feb 2017 by • 1 answer
lost most of taste for 4 months - age 75 - on dialysis - all food tastes terrible
Posted 19 Apr 2017 by • 0 answers
Dialysis - More fluid removed then goal, how does that happen? Sometimes half a kilo to a whole kilo under my dry weight. Machines say it removed correct amount but still under goal. Can't find any answers anywhere about this.
Posted 10 Feb 2017 by • 3 answers
The does was 900MG, the lithium level got up to I believe 7.1. Dialysis was run and the lithium has never been reintroduced. Is it possible to reintroduce lithium slowly for a patient who has not been on it for nearly 5 years? I am only asking for informational reasons. Thank you!
Posted 11 Feb 2017 by • 0 answers
My kidney function has gone down 50% during the 2 years I have been taking Sensipar for parathyroidism. I am not yet on dialysis. Is there a lowered kidney fuction side-effect associated with Sensipar?
I would like to know if there is a support group in NYC. I started peritoneal dialysis 8 months ago?
Posted 18 Dec 2016 by • 0 answers
... and I feel very depressed