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Posted 15 Apr 2015 by • 2 answers
I am unable to afford Sensipar, and wondered if there were substitutes. I am a dialysis patient.
Posted 1 Apr 2014 by • 1 answer
Posted 23 Sep 2013 by • 1 answer
It seems a lot of the ones I took as a child are now discontinued. Is Notuss still made? I try to stay away from combination medicines as much as possible, so the less 'stuff' that's in there, the best.
Posted 15 Mar 2015 by • 3 answers
Im a dialysis patient, with ESRD, I also have polycystic kidney disease (pkd). Ive taken these drugs for pain 7 years now. The pain is getting worse and with having surgeries on and off how am I ever going to get off these drugs. I have very little energy as it is with kidney failure. Ive agreed to ...
Posted 17 Nov 2013 by • 4 answers
I feel like I have to give a speech or very anxious. I have been on dialysis for 1 yr. I no longer can sleep. I rock & roll, walk the floor all nite, rock in chair 100 miles an hr, cry because I want to sleep. I have taken stuff for restless leg, but dont have it in legs... comes in arms and ...
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 12 Aug 2010 by • 1 answer
Posted 7 Nov 2013 by • 2 answers
I had 2 angiograms of my legs taking u 500 insulin. Since that my blood sugars have been very low. How does u500 affect someone with kidney desease
Posted 18 Nov 2015 by • 1 answer
This is in a dialysis center. I would never give both together obviously if that have never had them before. However a new teammate told me that they can be mixed together in the same bag and administered. Any information is greatly appreciated.
Posted 8 Jan 2016 by • 1 answer
My son is an alcoholic he took lipitor and his triglycerides went from 2900 to 8000 he needed dialysis if he continues to drink can he even take cholesterol meds?
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 30 Jul 2013 by • 1 answer
Mom started on Coumadin but is on dialysis, will this be safe due to having the fistula in her right forearm, will it bleed more?
Posted 17 Jun 2014 by • 2 answers
My son is a dialysis patient and has had grafts/fistful placed. However with low blood pressure, the accesses would clot off. He is on lovenox until his blood is thin enough... also on Coumadin. His face is "moon face" & was wondering if it is from lovenox or fluid retention since ...
Posted 22 Feb 2015 by • 1 answer
i am throwing up several times a day and am almost always nauseated... and i take 3 ondansetron 4mg per day and they only help a little bit... have tried several other pills so ... can i take more of the ondansetron thankyou
Posted 16 Apr 2015 by • 1 answer
Dear Sirs, I am a patient with CKD on dialysis waiting for a kidney transplant and my nephrologist has been prescribing Rena-Vite Rx Tabs (CYP 161 Yellow) for few years. However, Blue Cross Health Insurance has recently denied coverage for Rena-Vite Rx Tabs (CYP 161 Yellow). In order to find a ...