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Does peritoneal dialysis remove medicines like hemodialysis does?

Posted 7 Aug 2013 by Rick Kojakanian 2 answers

My spouse vietnam vet w/ prophiria cutanea tarda , ptsd, and neuropathy has many meds he takes daily that are needed to prevent seizures, stomach problems, high blood pressure, pain-- had surgery for pd but if meds are removed during treatment, could have problems worse than kidey failure.

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 mother-in-law is a peritoneal dialysis patient. She began using the machine a few months ago.?

Posted 19 Jun 2017 by concerned DIL 1 answer

... Since this dialysis became a part of her life, she has more energy and appetite to enjoy her life again. However, she thinks that she will never be able to take a trip, even a short one by car because of this treatment which does require a lot of care for cleanness to avoid any infection. Is it ...

Peritoneal dialysis - Pd patient is extremely tired and sleepy?

Posted 11 Jul 2013 by Dgaj12 1 answer

85 year old male, started pd 9-2012, he has become very tired, sleepy. Has pain in right side, md doing ct scan today.

Peritoneal dialysis - Because of adhesive tape irritation that secures my catheter, I want to buy a?

Posted 12 Sep 2013 by Crinman 1 answer

... PD belt. What is the best one?. I am a woman size small and want something comfortable that I can wear 24/7.

Peritoneal dialysis - I am a Peritoneal patient and am trying to figure out the best State to live?

Posted 9 Jul 2014 by bryaneh71 2 answers

... in that gets the best service, hospitals and doctors for my condition. Anyone have a clue?

Can peritoneal dialysis be done using 2000 ml solution bags?

Posted 7 May 2015 by prayerlady 2 answers

Have been doing home PD for three weeks. Stomach is extremely getting larger and I am having trouble sleeping in bed at night. I feel discomfort like gas and I am about to explode. very uncomfortable during the day also.

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