Home > Kidney Disease: Medicines to Avoid
Many medicines may impair kidney function and cause kidney
damage. If you have
chronic kidney disease, your doctor may advise you to
continue to take a medicine but may change how much you take to protect you
from kidney damage.
It is important to talk to your doctor about
all prescription, over-the-counter, and herbal products
that you take. Some examples of common medicines that can cause problems
Don't stop taking any prescription medicines without talking to your doctor first.
September 15, 2011
Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine & Mitchell H. Rosner, MD - Nephrology
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