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Dialysis - More fluid removed then goal, how does that happen?

Posted 7 days ago by edrayhall 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.

Can lithium carbonate be re introduced to a patient who at one point had a lithium toxicity?

Posted 10 Feb 2017 by BRYAN68 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!

If you are not on dialysis, will Sensipar worsen severely low kidney function?

Posted 11 Feb 2017 by fairchild 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?

Chronic Kidney Disease - would stage 4 ckd cause bad mouth taste?

Posted 8 Feb 2017 by magoo727 0 answers

lost most of taste for 4 months - age 75 - on dialysis - all food tastes terrible

Are Nephrocaps and Triphrocaps the same?

Posted 1 Apr 2014 by MichaelCPA 1 answer

Chronic Kidney Disease - Just started use of buttonhole with dialysis. Interested in techniques to?

Posted 25 Sep 2016 by Claronette 0 answers

... soften scab prior to next treatment. I am looking for something to make the removal of the scab more comfortable

My brother who is a diabetic amputee, and takes dialysis reacted badly to flexeril?

Posted 1 Sep 2016 by gonzalg 0 answers

and is having psychotic episodes. very irritable and delusional. they have him restrained at the hospital. but I don't think the doctor believes its a "rare" but definite reaction to the flexeril, that he only took for 3 days. I guess he is hoping the dialysis will clean it out. ...

Can a child of 12 year plus who has ESRD take fosrenol?

Posted 22 Aug 2016 by onyema 0 answers

The child has been on dialysis for about 2 years now

Are there any substitutes for Sensipar?

Posted 15 Apr 2015 by Charlietee 1 answer

I am unable to afford Sensipar, and wondered if there were substitutes. I am a dialysis patient.

Interaction with lipitor and alcohol?

Posted 8 Jan 2016 by Mom worried 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?

Can a dialysis patient take the congestion medication?

Posted 4 Jun 2016 by Rww2485 0 answers

It contains acetaminophen 325 gauifenesin 200 and phenylephrine hci 15 or will it be harmful

On peritoneal dialysis and have pain on right side just below rib cage?

Posted 9 Apr 2016 by Real Vincent 1 answer

Sometimes severe during day but mostly when draining during the night. I am having bowl movement regularly.

My husband does dialysis at home so the dr has put him on Zoloft my ? is on his dialysis days will?

Posted 18 May 2016 by Marilyn9958 0 answers

... it pull the medicine out of his system like it does on some of his meds if he takes it before dialysis

Alopecia - Thyroid tested ok, renal failure, dialysis X's 5 days a week from home. Started after I?

Posted 10 Apr 2016 by lcglynn1 0 answers

... went to the hospital for being septic 2 runs thru nuclear medicine. My hair is still coming out by the hand full. It is growing back in most places but it is not the same. Nobody can tell me why.HELP!

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